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Wells Creek Meteorite Crater - Shatter Cone - Tennessee

Wells Creek Shatter Cone
Wells Creek Shatter Cone
Item# JPT-wellscreek
Regular price: $185.00
Sale price: $165.00
Availability: Usually ships the next business day

Product Description

Wells Creek Shatter Cone
The Wells Creek impact structure is very impressive, as it has some of the most well-defined shatter cones in the world. The Wells Creek astrobleme is a shallow eroded impact structure with abundant breccias and shatter cones, located in the state of Tennessee, USA.

Distinctive, developed shatter cones are found in the Knox dolomite, near the center of the structure. It is about eight miles in diameter and considered to be of Jurassic age.

Size: 77mm L X 52mm W X 25mm D, Weight: 94.2 grams

Ships with tag and tag stand (shown) and Certificate of Authenticity. Plexiglass stand and photographic cube not included.

This impressive shatter cone makes a great addition to any fine geological collection.

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