The secrets of Meteoroids

Learn about Meteoroids and there secrets

Why I choose to research about Meteoroids?

I choose to research about Meteoroids because if you think about space the first thing that pops up is planets .So i choose to research about metreoroids because we might find secrets about author planets and maybe find out how our planet and other planets where formed.

Physical location

There is no Physical location for a Meteoroid because there are millions of Meteoroids floating in space about one thousand Meteoroid hit earth every year and scientest have found about 1 million Metroids that are being observed by scientist.


Meteoroids color is gray/silver/green/brown

Meteoroids hardness it is easly scratched by quartz/chert/1 chondrite/2 chondrite

Meteoroids are either made of rocks, dust or iron

Meteoroids can weigh up to 70 tons

Meteoroids are made of nickel/iron/copper and rocks

What happens when meteoroid Impact earth

All meteoroid have different impacts .The biggest meteoroid was found in Namibia in a farm weighed about 77 tons and about 80,000 years old. The biggest damage that man has seen was in Russia.
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3 fun facts

1. A meteoroid that burns up as it passes through the Earth’s atmosphere is known as a meteor.

2.A meteoroid that survives falling through the Earth’s atmosphere and colliding with the Earth’s surface is known as a meteorite.

3.The fastest meteoroids travel through the solar system at a speed of around 42 kilometres per second (26 miles per second).

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