What Is a Meteoroid Made of?


Meteoroids are made up of small particles of space, molten rock and magnetic layers of ice. As the meteoroid travels entering the earth it heats up causing a meteor shower. Meteoroids come in different sizes ranging from tiny particles called micrometeoroid.
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Meteoroids are pieces of iron and other types of metals, rock, and ice. When a meteoroid makes it all the way to the Earth's surface without being vaporized in our atmosphere, it
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A meteor is the visible path of a meteoroid. Meteoroids, which become meteorites when they hit the Earth, are mainly made of iron, stone or a iron-stone mix. They may contain small amounts of nickel and trace amounts of other compounds.
Meteoroids are made of rock and ice. A meteoroid will heat up and glow when it enters the Earth's atmosphere. Usually they burn up in the atmosphere causing a meteor shower to happen.
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