There are three classes of meteorites: stony, iron, and stony-iron. A meteorite is
heavier than an ordinary rock and will be attracted to a magnet. The condition of ...
Apr 22, 2016 ... Since I began my web site about lunar meteorites, I have received numerous
inquiries. During ... Go through the Self-Test Check-List. If you're ...
Test your find with a good hardware store magnet or a rare earth magnet. An
extremely small percentage of meteorites (far less than one in a thousand) do not
All of these materials are frequently mistaken for meteorites. Identification of a
genuine meteorite takes a practiced eye, but there are a number of simple tests ...
(The Magnet Test and Native Iron). About 90% of meteorites will attract a magnet.
This is true for iron meteorites and for stone meteorites. You don't need a ...
A step-by step process to determine whether or not your rock is a meteorite.
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Nov 23, 2010 ... In 3 simple steps, you can identify if a stone is a meteorite or meteorwrong. All
done in the field ... How do you test the nonmagnetic meteorites ?
New England Meteoritical Services. Meteorite Testing, Analysis and Identification
. We have expanded our testing services into a more educational and helpful ...
The purpose of this page in not to make you an expert at identifying meteorites. It
is to help save time and money by eliminating things that are not meteorites.
Some of those rocks are thought to be meteorites. But how do we know? A good
place to start is with helpful information and meteorite identification tests you ...