This is a photo of a meteorite found in Mars. This meteorite, specifically an iron meteorite was found by NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity. This is the first meteorite of any type found in another planet.
The sun is beginning to set over Juventae Chasma, a large canyon system located a little northeast of the Valles Marineris system. Bluffs inside this canyon record the region's history. At center left, a bluff contains regular sedimentary layers, likely indicating long-term climatic changes associated with variations in the Martian orbit. A thick layer of sediment forms a flat floor on the canyon. A series of deep scours resembling a wake have formed just downstream of a small ridge…
This rock encountered by NASA's Curiosity Mars rover is an iron meteorite called 'Lebanon,' similar in shape and luster to iron meteorites found on Mars by the previous generation of rovers, Spirit and Opportunity.
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Hoba Meteorite, Namibia, Africa it has been uncovered but because of its large mass, never moved from where it fell. The main mass is estimated to be over 60 tons and it is the largest single Meteorite piece of Iron found on the Earths surface known.