Tsõõrikmäe meteorite crate

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700 BC

Located near Räpina, about 15 km south of Ilumetsa crater-cluster. A. Aaloe considered Tsõõrikmäe to be of meteoritic origin and assumed that they were created simultaneously. The crater was formed in the post-ice age period (9500 years ago).

The crater berm is 38-40 m in diameter. The peak is wide (mostly 5-10 m), slowly lowering towards the outside. The center is 8-10,5 m deep.

Source: http://www.otsimrat.net/kraater/meteoriidikraatrid.HTML

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