difference asteroids and meteorites

Asteroid Meteoroid
These are minor planets. These are falling star.
It orbits the Sun It also orbits the Sun but, get pulled into larger bodies.
Believed to be a leftover from
the planet.
Believed to be a smaller disintegrated element of comet or asteroid.
They do not have an atmosphere. They do not produce an atmosphere, but burn up when falling into a planet.


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