Upheaval Dome

For many years people have puzzled over the origins of this crater in the Canyonlands National Park.  A few years ago a team of scientists found shocked quartz, all but confirming that the crater was created by a meteor some 170 million years ago.

Upheaval Dome

One Response to “Upheaval Dome”

  1. Dan Creighton:

    Great image Matt

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