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Meteorite Landings

Meteorite Landings

This comprehensive data set from The Meteoritical Society contains information on all of the known meteorite landings. The Fusion Table is collected by Javier de la Torre and we've also provided an XLS file that consists of 34,513 meteorites and includes the following fields:

place

type_of_meteorite

mass_g

fell_found

year

database

coordinate_1

coordinates_2

cartodb_id

created_at

updated_at

year_date

longitude

latitude

geojson

**5/14/13

Please find an updated data set from The Meteoritical Society that includes more recent meteorites. Under NameType, 'valid' is for most meteorites and 'relict' are for objects that were once meteorites but are now highly altered by weathering on Earth.

http://visualizing.org/datasets/meteorite-landings

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
reclongreclongreclongText
GeoLocation (zip)geolocation_zipgeolocation_zipText
GeoLocation (address)geolocation_addressgeolocation_addressText
namenamenameText
nametypenametypenametypeText
recclassrecclassrecclassText
mass (g)massmassNumberMass in grams
yearyearyearCalendar date
reclatreclatreclatText
GeoLocationgeolocationgeolocationPoint
GeoLocation (state)geolocation_stategeolocation_stateText
Counties:@computed_region_nnqa_25f4:@computed_region_nnqa_25f4Number
States:@computed_region_cbhk_fwbd:@computed_region_cbhk_fwbdNumber
GeoLocation (city)geolocation_citygeolocation_cityText
fallfallfallText
idididText

Upstream Metadata