Viewfield crater
Viewfield crater
Location of Viewfield crater in Saskatchewan
Viewfield crater
Viewfield crater (Saskatchewan)
Impact crater/structure
ConfidenceConfirmed
Diameter2.5 km (1.6 mi)
Age190 ± 20 Ma
Late Triassic or Early Jurassic
ExposedNo
DrilledYes
Location
LocationWilliston Basin
Coordinates49°35′N 103°4′W / 49.583°N 103.067°W / 49.583; -103.067Coordinates: 49°35′N 103°4′W / 49.583°N 103.067°W / 49.583; -103.067
Country Canada
StateSaskatchewan
ProvinceDivision No. 1, Saskatchewan

Viewfield is an impact crater in Saskatchewan, Canada.

It is 2.5 km (1.6 mi) in diameter and the age is estimated to be 190 ± 20 million years (Early Jurassic or Late Triassic). The crater is not exposed at the surface.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Viewfield". Earth Impact Database. Planetary and Space Science Centre University of New Brunswick Fredericton. Retrieved 2009-08-20.

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