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
Apr 22, 2016 ... 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.
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
A rock that is denser than normal does not have to be a meteorite. There are
many ... This is a slice that shows circular inclusions that look like chondrules. DF.
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Nov 23, 2010 ... In 3 simple steps, you can identify if a stone is a meteorite or meteorwrong. .... As I
said, at a glace it looks like a canon ball, but after listening to ...
Read about the characteristics of meteorites, including size, color, shape, surface
, interior features, ... However, some meteorites will exhibit thin flow lines or
thumbprint-like features called regmaglypts. ... Where do meteorites come from?
HEAVY: Most meteorites contain a significant amount of Fe-Ni metal, and are ...
Conversely, many terrestrial rocks and artificial rocks do show magnetic tendency
... coating is a thin, discrete layer surrounding an interior that looks quite different
Most rocks people think are meteorites really aren't. ... Do a "streak test". ...
surface of a meteor that look like the thumbprints you might make in a piece of
These meteorites look like a rock since they are made of mostly mineral ... Some
stone meteorite do not have much metal or any metal so there is none to see ...
Irons are attracted to a magnet strongly, they look like real metal when a spot is
ground off their ... Achondrites are stone meteorites that do not have chondrules.