Geological and geophysical investigation of Kamil crater, Egypt
Version of Record online: 14 DEC 2012
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Meteoritics & Planetary Science
Volume 47, Issue 11, pages 1842–1868, November 2012
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Urbini, S., Nicolosi, I., Zeoli, A., El Khrepy, S., Lethy, A., Hafez, M., El Gabry, M., El Barkooky, A., Barakat, A., GOMAA, M., Radwan, A. M., El Sharkawi, M., D’orazio, M. and Folco, L. (2012), Geological and geophysical investigation of Kamil crater, Egypt. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 47: 1842–1868. doi: 10.1111/maps.12023
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