Meteorite Club – Collectors Network https://meteoriteclub.com CONNECT - LEARN - ENJOY Wed, 10 Jul 2019 23:16:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 https://meteoriteclub.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/cropped-circle_batch_1000px-cornercut-32x32.png Meteorite Club – Collectors Network https://meteoriteclub.com 32 32 Bright Daytime Bolide with Sonic Boom observed from Belgium Netherland and Germany on 28 June 2019 https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/bright-daytime-bolide-with-sonic-boom-observed-from-belgium-netherland-and-germany-on-28-june-2019/ https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/bright-daytime-bolide-with-sonic-boom-observed-from-belgium-netherland-and-germany-on-28-june-2019/#respond Sat, 29 Jun 2019 18:17:00 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4947       Bright daytime Bolide was observed by more than 300 witnesses from Belgium, Netherland and Germany on 28 June 2019 around 9:30 in the evening hours. A loud sonic boom and bright fireball were reported by many hundreds of people.       UPDATE JULY 05:   First picture with clear fragmentation of […]

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Trusted wholesaler program https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/trusted-wholesaler-program/ https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/trusted-wholesaler-program/#respond Sun, 16 Jun 2019 22:57:06 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4881 If you come across this logo it means this wholesale dealer is acting under strict service oriented ethics and rules and is not allowed to act dishonest or unfair. The Trusted Wholesalers Badge   Learn more about the Trusted Wholesaler Badge  

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New Membership Badges are here https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/new-membership-badges-are-here/ https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/new-membership-badges-are-here/#respond Sun, 16 Jun 2019 22:22:40 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4872   The long awaited logos to showcase your membership! We are proud to introduce to you our new Meteorite Club Membership Badges for TRUSTED and PIONEER members.   If you are already a member you’ll find them in your members dashboard.        

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The Role of Asteroids and Comets in our primordial Solar System (MEMBERS ONLY) https://meteoriteclub.com/science/the-role-of-asteroids-and-comets-in-our-primordial-solar-system/ https://meteoriteclub.com/science/the-role-of-asteroids-and-comets-in-our-primordial-solar-system/#respond Mon, 03 Jun 2019 21:35:11 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4842 The meteorites we find on our planet do not all share the same origin story and that you notice the great difference in their composition and structure. Some of them have remained unchanged without any differentiation as asteroids since the creation of our solar system, consisting of the primary materials that gave birth to the […]

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Increased Fireball Rate possibly linked to 2019 Taurid Meteor Swarm https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/increased-fireball-rate-possibly-linked-to-2019-taurid-meteor-swarm/ https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/increased-fireball-rate-possibly-linked-to-2019-taurid-meteor-swarm/#respond Sun, 26 May 2019 14:41:30 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4756       In the previous few months we have seen an increase in fireball activity. Is it the end times? Probably not in the way that some people are thinking it is, but some scientists are worried. Que the Taurid Swarm. These debris are what the comet Encke left behind on it’s most recent […]

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Up Close and Personal (MEMBERS ONLY) https://meteoriteclub.com/learn-about-meteorites/up-close-and-personal/ https://meteoriteclub.com/learn-about-meteorites/up-close-and-personal/#comments Fri, 24 May 2019 22:53:39 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4733   The widmanstatten pattern from an 830g etched slice of Muonionalusta fine octahedrite IVA. Image by Mike Duncan and Marissa Fanady. Not long after starting my meteorite collection an idea popped into my mind. Like most other people who just began a collection my purchases were small specimens. Some are so small that they are […]

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New Meteorite Club BoD member elected: Topher Spinnato https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/new-meteorite-club-bod-member-elected-topher-spinnato/ https://meteoriteclub.com/club-news/new-meteorite-club-bod-member-elected-topher-spinnato/#comments Wed, 01 May 2019 21:09:07 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4632 The Meteorite Club is the next generation of the online / real world meteorite community for everyone. Our vision is to exchange knowledge, culture, experiences and ideas, helping the Meteorite Club members to network with one another, sharing our love for meteorites, and easily identify “Trusted Sellers” and “Trusted Wholesalers” – Making the Club the […]

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Why Study Meteorites? https://meteoriteclub.com/collecting-meteorites/why-study-meteorites/ https://meteoriteclub.com/collecting-meteorites/why-study-meteorites/#comments Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:27:45 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=4052     Every single person in the meteorite community has been confronted with a question that we all face at some point in our meteorite career. There is no escaping or evading this question and it comes in various forms; the question is “why are you so interested in meteorites?” Sometimes people say “they’re just […]

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The New Concord Meteorite Fall https://meteoriteclub.com/history/historic-meteorites/the-new-concord-meteorite-fall/ https://meteoriteclub.com/history/historic-meteorites/the-new-concord-meteorite-fall/#respond Tue, 12 Feb 2019 22:54:41 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=3887 On May 1, 1860 about 12:30pm a space invader made its debut over Washington County, Ohio and traveled Northwest towards Muskingum County. Meteorite Fragments rained down upon the town of New Concord Ohio and the surrounding areas.

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Meteorites have been found after Cuba daytime meteor event! FIRST INTERVIEWS https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/meteorites-have-been-found-in-cuba-after-a-huge-daytime-meteor-event-first-interviews/ https://meteoriteclub.com/meteorite-news/meteorites-have-been-found-in-cuba-after-a-huge-daytime-meteor-event-first-interviews/#respond Sun, 10 Feb 2019 12:43:18 +0000 https://meteoriteclub.com/?p=3830 Several meteorites have been found in Cuba after a giant fireball was witnessed in broad daylight on February 1, 2019. Thousands of locals from pinar del rio to vinales cuba witnessed a giant meteorite explosion that rumbled and shook the ground.

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