Meteorites

Meteorites

A meteorite is an object which has fallen to Earth from space.

Meteors are the flashes of light ('falling stars') produced when meteorites pass through Earth's atmosphere. Other, smaller, pieces of extraterrestrial debris also cause meteors, including grains of dust from comets. While some meteorites are found immediately after their fall, many, called 'finds', have lain on the Earth for many tens of thousands of years prior to their discovery.

Featured Listings from Meteorites

Impact Melt Breccia Meteorite 140.1g | Polished Endcut

Impact Melt Breccia Meteorite ENDCUT, POLISHED - IN CLASSIFICATION! Will receive an official NWA number soon.

$299,00 USD $149,50 USD
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Ungrouped Iron Meteorite | NWA 12984 | Coarse-grained octahedrite

42.45 g. | W - Low | S - Low | Octahedrite

€650,00 EUR
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Impact Melt Breccia Meteorite 98.4g | Polished Endcut

Impact Melt Breccia Meteorite ENDCUT, POLISHED - ACTUAL IN CLASSIFICATION! Will receive an official NWA number soon.

$259,00 USD $129,50 USD
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