Lim Jyue (
Fri, 26 May 2000 22:13:32 +0800

At 21:56 05/24/2000 -0400, wrote:
>There we go, so given a 6.4km diameter by 32km long containing mostly air,
>a 500km crater is totally out of whack.

        Even if I did remember wrongly, the figure will need to be 20x to
make a 500km crater, at least. And this figure is for craters on the moon,
without an atmosphere to slow the object down.

>If you make a 500x75km crater on Earth, I wouldn't worry about a few
>million tons of magma :)

        Actually, considering where the colony landed and where I live, I
won't be worrying about anything... =)

Lim Jyue
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