OBJECTS IN SPACE!
Small rocky body orbiting the sun, found in the asteroid belt
Mostly carbon and most common,much darker than most other asteroids.
moderately bright, mainly consist of iron and magnesium-silicates.
Organic rich silicates, carbon and anhydrous silicates, possibly with water ice in their interiors.
Meteors, Meteorites, and Meteoroids
- small body of matter form outer space that enters the Earth's atmosphere.
- meteor that survives the passage through Earth's atmosphere.
- small body moving in the solar system that would become a meteor if it entered the atmosphere.