Huge Impact Crater Found: Belongs To An Asteroid That Wiped 90% Ancient Species Before The Dinosaurs

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Huge Impact Crater Found: Belongs To An Asteroid That Wiped 90% Ancient Species Before The Dinosaurs

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Researchers from the New York University have discovered a basin in the Falkland Islands that shows signs of a large ancient impact crater. The crater suggests that this asteroid could be responsible for wiping out most of the ancient species of Planet Earth.

Located in the Falkland Plateau, the crater was discovered by viewing seismic reflection profiles along with data from magnetic surveys. The crater measures 250 km or 150 miles in its dimensions. If this holds to be true, this could be the largest Impact crater in the world.

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