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Started by Geoff Notkin in Learn About Meteorites. Last reply by Craig Moody on Friday.

Beepin' in Franconia 3 Replies

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That's Not Gold, It's a Meteorite! 1 Reply

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Iron ungrouped

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How Meteorites Were Made 1 Reply

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Confirming Ancient Scottish Crater 1 Reply

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Craig Moody replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Most definitely terrestrial.  The glittering you see is probably mica.  A lot of ores have iron in them, so the magnet test is really inconsequential. "
Friday
Michael Mulgrew replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"Looks entirely terrestrial to me."
Monday
Matthew Downey replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I'll try and crunch the file size on the photos.  This specimen really interests me regardless.  Only 3 inches of its mass was left sticking out of a rock bed.  It's very heavy and full of white silicates and what I believe…"
Nov 10
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Nov 9
Matthew Downey replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I had found this rock in my dads rock pile.  Have no clue to where it came from or what it is.  It is highly magnetic that is all the info I can provide other than the photos.  Any insight would be appreciated if it is a possible…"
Nov 8
Carl Patzer replied to Michael Mulgrew's discussion Beepin' in Franconia
"Excellent report and finds. ☺"
Nov 7
Carl Patzer replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I completely agree with Michael. "
Nov 7
Matthew Downey replied to Geoff Notkin's discussion Is This A Meteorite? Post Meteorite ID Questions To This Thread Only
"I will try the streak test thanks for the advice.   But what would be the explanation for the markings on the object that look like flow lines?  I also found this object in the area.  . ."
Nov 7
Michael Mulgrew replied to Michael Mulgrew's discussion Beepin' in Franconia
"Thanks, Craig, still need to get you out here one day!"
Nov 7
Craig Moody replied to Michael Mulgrew's discussion Beepin' in Franconia
"Nice finds Mike!  Congratulations (again)"
Nov 7
Michael Mulgrew posted a discussion

Beepin' in Franconia

Hit Franconia this past Sunday to take advantage of the extra hour from the time change.  Stopped at a dry lake on the drive out the night before, no finds but a very nice evening.  Made my first find the next day after lunch.  It was a very faint signal and after scraping the surface the signal moved, so I dragged my magnet through the scrapings and lo and behold the smallest complete fusion crusted individual I'd ever seen from this location came out, 1.15g.  Has mini regmaglypts and…See More
Nov 6
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Lunar Max: The Largest, Most Topographically Accurate 3D Moon Model Ever Produced

Just in time for the holidays (and beyond) !!!AstroReality initially produced LUNAR Max to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Like the Apollo 11 landing, …See More
Nov 6
 
 
 

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