Lunar Sample 10084

MissionApollo 11
Sample Typesoil-general
LocationCollected in front of quad IV by pouring scoops of loose soil to fill the voids left between rock samples in the bulk sample container.
DescriptionThe contingency sample was taken in front of quad IV of the LM. The documented sample was collected 5 meters north of the LM, the bulk sample was collected in front of quad IV by pouring scoops of loose soil to fill the voids left between rock samples in the bulk sample container. 10084 is the bulk soil sample. Soil is fine grained and hard in this sample area. There are few fragments and it is difficult to scoop deeper than 5 cm below the surface.


In Situ

AS11-39-5802
AS11-39-5802


Cutting and Miscellaneous Lab Views

S79-40142
S79-40142

S79-40143
S79-40143

S79-40144
S79-40144

S79-40145
S79-40145

S97-16100
S97-16100


Other Information

Lunar Sample Compendium, 10084.pdf

Lunar Sample Catalog 10084 Description

X-ray ultra micrographs of soil agglutinates and impact melt spherules


>   Lunar Sample Atlas   >   Lunar Sample 10084

Image of a Lunar sample