Characteristics of Meteorites

Characteristics of Meteorites - Since most have iron...

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Characteristics of Meteorites Fusion crust: Glassy, thin (~ 1mm) melted surface covering a meteorite. Remaglypts Aerodynamic pits melted in the surface of the meteorite Metal 95% have free iron Density and magnetism
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Unformatted text preview: Since most have iron, meteorites to be on the high side of density for most rocks. Also they tend (mostly) to be magnetic Chondrules Chondrules are millimeter sized bb-like grains...
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