the meteor and an asteroid are the same object, but a meteor becomes an asteroid when it has entered our atmosphere.
There isn't really any differences they are the same thing except an asteroid is MUCH MUCH bigger than a meteor, an asteroid is what killed off the dinos along time ago not a meteor. So say Jupiter and Pluto were a meteor, and a asteroid, Pluto wouold be the meteor and Jupiter would be the asteroid
There is no difference between the name meteor and meteorid and meteorite but the real difference of an asteroid and a meteor is well meteors move really fast around space and an asteroid they just kinda stay there thats why they call it an asteroid field cyndaquil831 is out
No. A meteor that gets to the ground is a meteoroid. An Asteroid is an orbiting body between Mars ans Jupiter.
The name is meteor.
There is no such thing as asteroid showers, perhaps you mean meteor showers.
There is one in Arizona. Meteor Crater. See Link
From: Angelo.k Francisco A Meteor is like a view of an asteroid crashing into earth.But in space.
There is no synonym for them.
First, Apophis as an asteroid, not a meteor. A meteor is an object that has entered the atmosphere. Apophis is probably gray in color.
meteorA meteor. Its also referred to as a shooting star.AnswerAn asteroid or meteoroid entering the earth's atmosphere is called a meteor. If parts of it manage to reach the ground without burning up, they are referred to as meteorites. a meteorite is when the asteroid actually hits the earth
A meteor showers occur when a comet or asteroid comes close to the sun and produces debris. The debris that occurs from a comet or asteroid enters the Earth's atmosphere.
An asteroid is a heavenly body which has its own orbit, between mars and jupiter, and revolve around the sun. It is made up of dust and rock. Meteor is also a heavenly body like asteroid but smaller than that.
meteoroid (or meteor).