This is a dataset that contains information about reported fallen meteorites; it was originally posted by NASA and created by The Meteoritical Society. The data contains the name of the meteorite, an ID, whether or not the meteorite can be easily classified, the class of the meteorite, the mass in grams of the meteorite, the year it was found, and the longitude and latitude of where it was found.
Other Information from Assignment
- Where do meteorites fall over time?
- Does a certain class of meteorites fall during certain times?
- Does the mass of the meterorites have a link to when or where they fall?