Crater Mound

Cra′ter Mound`


n.
a bowl-shaped depression in the earth in central Arizona: believed to have been made by the impact of a meteoroid. 4000 ft. (1220 m) wide; 600 ft. (183 m) deep.
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We can see the crack in the crater wall where the liquid started to flow from, and follow a clear flow path down the slope of the crater mound.
There is no doubt that the Kaali main crater was generated by a mighty explosion (Raukas & Laigna 2003), which destroyed the surroundings nearby and formed a crater mound with uplifted dolostone blocks (Fig.