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Wayne Johnson
Wayne Johnson

Because it is such a perfect cylinder I suspect this is an ancient meteorite strike. It punched through and left the hole, which got covered over in the billions (?) of years since. The tropical storm just happened to wash away the covering. I don't see how a crack or fissure would lead to a perfect cylinder as this appears to be.

Wayne Johnson
Wayne Johnson

Because it is such a perfect cylinder I suspect this is an ancient meteorite strike. It punched through and left the hole, which got covered over in the billions (?) of years since. The tropical storm just happened to wash away the covering. I don't see how a crack or fissure could lead to a perfect cylinder as this - and many other sinkholes - appear to be.

Wayne Johnson
Wayne Johnson

Because it is such a perfect cylinder I suspect this is an ancient meteorite strike. It punched through and left the hole, which got covered over in the billions (?) of years since. The tropical storm just happened to wash away the covering. I don't see how a crack or fissure would lead to a perfect cylinder as this - and many other sinkholes - appear to be.

Wayne Johnson
Wayne Johnson

Because it is such a perfect cylinder I suspect this is an ancient meteorite strike. It punched through and left the hole, which got covered over in the billions (?) of years since. The tropical storm just happened to wash away the covering. I don't see how a crack or fissure would lead to a perfect cylinder as this appears to be.

Pitila Waqainabete
Pitila Waqainabete

oh my goodness, scary images!!!!!!!!!! just gave me an idea of a bottomless pit!

Samuel Clark
Samuel Clark

Wow that is going to need a lot of material

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