Re: Space junk?

From: Marco Langbroek (
Date: Sun Mar 06 2011 - 19:06:08 UTC

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    Op 6-3-2011 19:35, George Roberts schreef:
    > Looks like an iron meteorite. I've seen lots of them and they mostly look like
    > this except this one went through the roof of a house so it has a few unusual
    > markings (mostly the shiny groove). Otherwise the pitting both small and large
    > looks like a meteorte and the material (looks like a soft metal namely iron).
    > The "post" coming out of the side could just be from an ancient collision or
    > maybe from a crystalized piece with stronger crystals.
    I am *very* familiar with meteorites (I collect them) and this is not looking 
    like a real meteorite (iron or otherwise) to me.
    - Marco
    Dr Marco Langbroek  -  SatTrackCam Leiden, the Netherlands.
    Cospar 4353 (Leiden):   52.15412 N, 4.49081 E (WGS84), +0 m ASL
    Cospar 4354 (De Wilck): 52.11685 N, 4.56016 E (WGS84), -2 m ASL
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