Categories & Keywords

Category:Science and Technology
Subcategory:Historical Discoveries
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:asteroid, beach, biology, boat, Chicxulub, comet, crater, dinosaurs, evolution, extinction, geology, impact, impactor, K/T, meteor, Mexico, Yucatan
Boats at Chicxulub beach, Mexico

Boats at Chicxulub beach, Mexico

Boats on the beach in Chicxulub, the spot closest to where the K/T asteroid hit approximately 65 million years ago, knocking out all the dinosaurs excepts birds. The asteroid is estimated to be 6.2 miles in diameter. I had to make a special trip to see it.