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Iron from asteroids

Part of Hall of Meteorites.

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Iron meteorites are shattered fragments of the metal cores of differentiated asteroids.

For Educators

Topic: Earth Science

Subtopic: Meteorites

Keywords: Astrophysics, Iron alloys, Astrogeology, Asteroids, Meteorites, Iron

Audience: General