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Unformatted text preview: 1958 NASA formed 1961 JFG, lunar program, manned space center located near Houston Texas Meteorites More meteorite localities than any other state Examples: Falls and Fireballs Examples Tektites Glassy objects, the result of meteorite impact melt Texas Craters and Impact Sites A. Odessa Crater 500 x 16 deep iron meteorite B. Sierra Madera Structure 20 miles south of FortStockton (Glass Mts.) 600 high and 3 miles wide remnant of a craters central peak...
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This note was uploaded on 01/27/2012 for the course GEOL 1420 taught by Professor Wagner during the Fall '10 term at Texas State.
- Fall '10