more information about

some websites here at


Lunar Meteorites

What to Do If You Think That You’ve Found a Meteorite

Identification Aids

Some Meteorite Realities

| basalt | concretions | density | fusion crust | magnetic |
| metal, iron, & nickel | ordinary chondrites | quartz |
| regmaglypts | regolith breccias | scratch test | streak | slag | vesicles |

Some Photos of Antarctic Meteorites

Photos of Meteorites in the Washington University Collection

Play “Find the Meteorite”

See Some Meteorite Statistics about Meteorite Types

Chemical Composition of Meteorites

Missouri and Illinois Meteorites | Meteorites in the U.S.


some other pretty good websites

This is Really Good

Virtual Tour - University of New Mexico Meteorite Museum

Metorite Strewnfields

Martian Meteorites

Martian Meteorites - IMCA

Mars Meteorite Compendium - NASA JSC

An Up-to-Date List of Martian Meteorites


Meteorites Found in Antarctica

Meteorites from Antarctica - NASA JSC Curation

Antarctic Meteorite Newsletter - NASA JSC


Antarctic Meteorite Location Mapping Project

Antarctic Meteorite Research Center - Japan



Meteorite Indentification

Arizona State University

Northern Arizona University

Meteorites Australia

The Meteorite Market

Turnstone Geological Services

Meteorites and Meteor-wrongs on e-Bay



General Information

Meteoritical Bulletin Database of The Meteoritical Society

The Catalogue of Meteorites

Canadian Meteorite Catalogue

The Prairie Meteorite Search - University of Calgary

Planétarium de Montréal

The Meteorite Exchange

The British and Irish Meteorite Society (BIMS) News

meteorites sales on e-Bay



Meteorite Picture of the Day

R. A. Langheinrich Museum of Meteorites

Aerolite Gallery of Meteorite Photography

Oscar E. Monnig Meteorite Gallery


Prepared by
: Randy L. Korotev
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis

Please don’t contact me about the meteorite
you think you've found until you read this and this


Last revised18-Jun-2013