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Wells Creek Shatter Cone
The Wells Creek impact structure is very impressive, as it has some of the finest 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: 72mm L X 50mm W X 25mm D
Ships with tag. Stands and photographic cube not included.
This impressive shatter cone makes a great addition to any fine geological collection.