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Meteorite classification

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The ultimate goal of meteorite classification is to group all meteorite specimens that share a ... Type, a historic top level of classification (see below) that grouped all meteorites into one of fo...

Types of Meteorites: Iron, Stoney, Stony-Iron, Lunar, Martian

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Though irons may be synonymous with most people's perception of a typical space rock's appearance, they are only one of three main meteorite types, and ...

Types of meteorite - Fireballs in the Sky

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It is very difficult to classify meteorites because there are many different types of meteorites that come from different regions of the solar system and have formed ...

Types Of Meteorites

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At the present there are approximately fifty types of meteorites recognized. They still fall mainly into the three original families; the irons, the stony-irons and the ...

Classification of Meteorites

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Types of Meteorites ... The stony meteorites (chondrites) are the most common, iron meteorites are composed largely of iron and nickel, and carbonaceous ...

Meteors, Meteoroids, and Meteorites - Pib's Home on the Web

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Meteorites form three main groups based upon their composition. Types of Meteorites. Type, Composition, Example. Stony.

How Do you know if it is a meteorite - Star-bits.com

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Terrestrial (earth) Features that indicate a rock is not a meteorite. 1. If there is ... Meteorites don't have layers and as a result don't have these type features. DF.

meteorite - National Geographic Society

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Aug 1, 2014 ... Scientists have divided these meteorites into three main types: stony, iron, and stony-iron. Each of these types has many sub-groups.

How Are Meteorites Used In Jewelry and Watches? - International ...

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A brief explanation of the types of meteorites and where they come from, along with a history and discussion of meteorite jewelry and watches.

A Photo Gallery of Meteorwrongs - Meteorite Information

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Sep 2, 2011 ... It is impossible to determine with certainty if a rock is a meteorite from a .... All the martian meteorites, for example, are rock types that are ...

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Meteorite Types | Center for Meteorite Studies | ASU

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There are 3 main types of meteorites: Stony, iron, and stony-iron. Click on the links below for details on each!

Types of Meteorites - The Meteorite Market

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Types of Meteorites. Meteorite taxonomy (the practice and science of classification) or systematics is a topic of interest to both scientists and collectors. There is ...

Have You Found a Meteorite - Meteorite Identification, How to ...

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Aerolite Meteorites can help you identify a suspected meteorite. ... A very few meteorite types show tiny vesicles in the interior but meteorites typically do not ...