The Aorounga Crater is an impact crater located in northern Chad just south of the Tibesti Mountains in the central Sahara desert.
According to the Earth Impact Database, there are currently 184 verified impact craters that have been documented on earth. Impact craters form when an object (like a meteor) hits the earth at a high velocity. Found all over the earth, impact craters can cause a disruption of the earth’s surface […]
Impact craters are the result of an object hitting a larger surface at hypervelocity creating a circular depression in the surface. Impact craters have been found on many of the planets in our solar system (including Earth) as well as on larger asteroids and moons orbiting the planets nearest to […]