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

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Aerolite Meteorites can help you identify a suspected meteorite. See our guide: What to ... This is what a freshly-fallen iron meteorite would look like. SURFACE ...

What to Do If You Think You've Found a Meteorite

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Jan 11, 2017 ... I can't explain how your rock got to be where you found it, but I can say that it is not ... Many kinds of terrestrial rocks “look like” lunar meteorites.

Meteorite Home Tests - Meteorite Identification

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The condition of a meteorite can range from fresh to very weathered. ... If it leaves a black/gray streak (like a soft leaded pencil) the sample is likely magnetite, ... testing) Look at the cut surface from several different angles, if you can see shiny  ...

What does a meteorite look like?

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Meteorites on Earth look very different from the way they did drifting through space.

How To ID a Meteorite - University of New Mexico

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Do You Think You May Have Found a Meteorite? Meteorites are pieces of ... It is often black and looks like an eggshell coating the rock. However, this crust ...

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

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This black crust is what an ordinary chondrite looks like just after a fall. This picture shows a 100% crusted Gao-Guenie (H5) meteorite. These pieces fell in 1969 ...

How to Identify a Meteorite -- Step 1 - The Meteorite Market

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A step-by step process to determine whether or not your rock is a meteorite. ... On this page we look at the surface of the rock. If meteorites are not too badly weathered, they can be identified by their surface character. Here we look at meteorite ...

Meteorite Identification: Have you found a space rock? - Geology.com

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I do spend a significant amount of time each year assisting people who think they may ... If a suspected meteorite looks like a sponge, with lots of tiny holes, it is ...

What is a Meteorite - Learn How to Identify Meteorites - The ...

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They do not produce meteorites that make it to the ground. ... Irons are attracted to a magnet strongly, they look like real metal when a spot is ground off their ...

How Do You Identify a Meteorite? - Dawn - NASA

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meteorites look a lot like Earth rocks and are often not recognized as meteorites. Their outer surfaces are usually melted as they pass through our atmosphere, ...