Chicxulub: Drilling the K-Pg Impact Crater (CSDP)
  • 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:
This is the preferred URL to be used in publications, citations etc.
20° 44' 38.45'' N, 89° 43' 6.70'' W