Chicxulub: Drilling The K-Pg Impact Crater (CSDP)
proposed in 2014
  • Geologic age: Cretaceous/tertiary(paleogene)
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 1(1)
  • Drilled length: 1331.9 M
  • Cored length: 828.94 M
  • Core recovered, length: 839.05 M
  • Core recovered length / Cored length: 100%
  • Core recovered / Drilled length: 63%
Workshops Done In 2006 And 2015, Full Proposal Approved 2014, Drilling Done In April-May 2016
Completed
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
Sedimentary And Impact Rocks:
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For details, see our interactive map
Lat/Long : 20.73968, -89.71784