Widmanstatten Pattern

Widmanstatten Pattern

C003/2522 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 21.7MB

Downloadable file size: 1.9MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: A close up view of an iron-nickel meteorite. The metal has been etched with acid to show the unique crystal structure. This special crystal structure called Widmanstatten pattern which only forms slowly in zero gravity. This pattern is seen only in iron meteorites.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: crystal structure, iron, iron meteorite, iron nickel meteorite, iron-nickel, iron-nickel meteorite, meteor, meteorite, nickel, nickel-iron crystals, octahedrite iron meteorites, thomson structures, widmanstatten, widmanstatten figures

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.