Nose to the ground
Meteorites with a well-formed nose cone shape, like Miller, are very rare. They develop when the meteorite stays in a constant orientation as it passes through the atmosphere. The side facing Earth melts and erodes into an aerodynamic cone shape.
Fell July 13, 1930
Cleburne County, Arkansas, USA
Topic: Earth Science
Keywords: Astrogeology, Astrophysics, Meteorites, Meteors