• Question: How can you tell if a stone is a meteorite or just a plain stone?

    Asked by asiansupreme to Emma, Mike on 6 Jul 2012.
    • Photo: Emma Trantham

      Emma Trantham answered on 6 Jul 2012:

      This is a good question and I didn’t know the answer so I went hunting for info:

      I found this website http://www.meteoritemarket.com/metid1.htm that will take you through 8 questions to decided whether a rock you have is a meteorite or not.

      I hope that helps…

    • Photo: Michael Cook

      Michael Cook answered on 6 Jul 2012:

      That was pretty interesting! I kind of hope I find one now…