Secondary Crater Field

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-9213-9_346-1

Definition

A belt or zone of secondary craters, most commonly around a primary crater (Fig. 1).

Keywords

Impact Crater Target Strength Planetary Surface Secondary Cluster Secondary Crater 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Geological Sciences, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space PhysicsUniversity of ColoradoBoulderUSA