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In the Sahara, found the largest crater

March 6 2006
10:34

In the Sahara Desert in North Africa were found the remains of the largest crater. Discovered the crater, researchers at Boston University.

According to scientists, a funnel with a diameter of over 30 km could be formed by meteorite tens of millions of years ago.
Discover the crater was after studying the images that were made
with space satellites.

Funnel called Kebira, which means in Arabic 'big' - in its size and location in the Gilf Kebir region in southwestern Egypt. According to UPI.


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