All categories / Astronomy / Meteorites & Meteors

A meteorite is an object which originated from outer space and survived an impact with Earth. The size is non-defined and its shape can vary. The impact of a meteorite into the Earth’s crust is known as a meteor crater, some of the meteor pictures below display the impact meteorites can have on the Earth’s surface. A meteor is the visible path it has taken when entering the Earth’s atmosphere which is commonly known as a shooting star. This collection has pictures of shooting stars and meteorites, it also contains artworks.

Science Photo Library is your first choice for specialist imagery and videos.

  • No results found for . Did you mean ?

Page: of  

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}

 

Page: of  

keyboard_arrow_up Back to Top