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Acraman
   is found in   
Australia
90 km diameter, holds Acraman Lake with Lake Gairdner and others forming the rim
Amguid
   is found in   
Algeria
450 m diameter, Sahara desert
Aouelloul
   is found in   
Chinguetti, Mauritania
390 m diameter
Barringer
   is found in   
The United States
1.186 km diameter, Arizona
Bigach
   is found in   
Kazakhstan
8 km diameter
Bosumtwi
   is found in   
Ghana
10.5 km diameter, holds lake of same name
Campo Del Cielo
   is found in   
Argentina
50 m diameter, one of a field
Chesapeake Bay
   is found in   
The United States
90 km diameter, Virginia
Chicxulub
   is found in   
Mexico
170 km diameter, buried, with its center beneath the Yucatan peninsula. Implicated in the dinosaur extinction
Couture
   is found in   
Canada
8 km diameter, Quebec
Crawford
   is found in   
Australia
8.5 km diameter, near Adelaide, South Australia
Dalgaranga
   is found in   
Australia
24 m diameter, Western Australia
El'gygytgyn
   is found in   
Siberia,Russia
18 km diameter, holds lake of same name
Flaxman
   is found in   
Australia
10 km diameter, South Australia
Gardnos
   is found in   
Norway
5 km diameter, one of the world's most accessible craters, one can drive into it
Goyder
   is found in   
Australia
3 km diameter, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory
Haughton
   is found in   
Canada
23 km diameter, Nunavut. Used by the Mars Institute and SETI for testing due to its resemblance to the Martian landscape
Henbury
   is found in   
Australia
157 m diameter, Northern Territory. Crater field consisting of 13 or more craters
Ilumetsä
   is found in   
Estonia
One of a field
Ilyinets
   is found in   
Ukraine
8.5 km diameter, commemorated by a Ukraine stamp in 1998
Kalkkop
   is found in   
South Africa
Eastern Cape Province on a private farm, 640 meter diameter
Kara- Kul
   is found in   
Tajikistan
52 km diameter, holds lake of same name
Karla
   is found in   
Russia
10 km diameter
Lawn Hill
   is found in   
Australia
18 km diameter, Queensland
Liverpool
   is found in   
Australia
3 km diameter, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory
Lonar
   is found in   
India
1.83 km diameter, state of Maharashtra
Macha
   is found in   
Yakutia, Russia
300 m diameter, largest in a cluster of five
Manicouagan
   is found in   
Canada
100 km diameter, Quebec, holds Manicouagan Resevoir
Mistastin
   is found in   
Canada
28 km diameter, Newfoundland/Labrador, holds lake of same name
Monturaqui
   is found in   
Chile
460 m diameter, Antofagasta Region
Morasko
   is found in   
Poland
100 m diameter, one of a field
Ouarkziz
   is found in   
Algeria
3.5 km diameter, Sahara desert
Paasselkä
   is found in   
Finland
10 km diameter, holds lake of same name
Pilot
   is found in   
Canada
6 km diameter, Northwest Territories, contains lake of same name
Riachao Ring
   is found in   
Brazil
4.5 km diameter, noticed by Apollo astronauts
Ries
   is found in   
Germany
24 km diameter, probably formed at the same time as the nearby Steinheim crater
Rochechouart
   is found in   
France
23 km diameter, Limousin Region
Roter Kamm
   is found in   
Namibia
2.5 km diameter, in the Namib desert
Serpent Mound
   is found in   
The United States
8 km diameter, Ohio, holds earthworks made by pre-Columbian inhabitants
Siljan
   is found in   
Sweden
52 km diameter, bounded by four lakes, including Siljan
Sobolev
   is found in   
Russia
53 m diameter, estimated to be less than 1000 years old
Spider
   is found in   
Australia
13 km diameter, Kimberly Region, Western Australia
Steinheim
   is found in   
Germany
3.8 km diameter, Heidenhein County. Probably formed at the same time as the nearby Nordlinger Ries crater
Tabun-Khara-Obo
   is found in   
Mongolia
1.3 km diameter, Dornogovi Aimag Province
Talemzane
   is found in   
Algeria
The Sahara desert, 1.75 km diameter
Tenoumer
   is found in   
Mauritania
Sahara desert, 1.9 km diameter
Tswaing
   is found in   
South Africa
1.13 km diameter, 40 km north of Pretoria
Vista Alegre
   is found in   
Brazil
9.5 km diameter, Parana State
Wabar
   is found in   
Saudi Arabia
Three small craters (164m, 116m & 11m) in the Empty Quarter
Wetumpka
   is found in   
The United States
6.5 km diameter, Alabama


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