Lunar Sample 15016

MissionApollo 15
Lithologybasalt
DescriptionLunar Sample 15016 is a highly vesicular, olivine-normative, basalt with a major element composition similar to that of non-vesicular basalt 15555. It is a medium-grained basalt with subhedral phenocrysts of zoned pyroxene (1-2 mm) and olivine (~1 mm) set in a matrix of subophitic intergrowths of pyroxene and plagioclase.


Laboratory Views (Mug Shots)

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15016, west side (S71-45480)
West

15016, north side (S71-45477)
North

15016, east side (S71-45478)
East

15016, south side (S71-45479)
South

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Thin Sections

15016,0 S71-51739
15016,0
S71-51739

15016,0 S71-51740
15016,0
S71-51740

15016,0 S76-20797
15016,0
S76-20797

15016,0 S76-20798
15016,0
S76-20798

15016,3 S71-48948
15016,3
S71-48948

15016,3 S71-48952
15016,3
S71-48952

15016,5 S71-52221
15016,5
S71-52221

15016,6 S71-52070
15016,6
S71-52070

15016,7 ryderSC0001
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ryderSC0001

15016,7 ryderSC0002
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ryderSC0002

15016,7 ryderSC0003
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ryderSC0003

15016,7 ryderSC0004
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ryderSC0004

15016,7 ryderSC0006
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ryderSC0006

15016,7 ryderSC0007
15016,7
ryderSC0007

15016,7 S71-56623
15016,7
S71-56623

15016,8 S71-59223
15016,8
S71-59223

15016,9 S71-56624
15016,9
S71-56624

15016,10 S71-56651
15016,10
S71-56651

15016,11 S71-59248
15016,11
S71-59248

15016,12 S71-59233
15016,12
S71-59233

15016,13 S71-61081
15016,13
S71-61081

15016,14 S71-59250
15016,14
S71-59250

15016,14 S71-61100
15016,14
S71-61100

15016,22 S71-61137
15016,22
S71-61137

15016,22 S71-61146
15016,22
S71-61146

15016,140 S71-61132
15016,140
S71-61132

15016,144 S71-61071
15016,144
S71-61071

15016,145 S72-17180
15016,145
S72-17180

15016,146 S72-15847
15016,146
S72-15847

15016,147 S72-15845
15016,147
S72-15845

15016,148 S72-16516
15016,148
S72-16516

15016,149 S72-17162
15016,149
S72-17162

15016,150 S72-20745
15016,150
S72-20745


In Situ

AS15-86-11579
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AS15-86-11580
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AS15-86-11581
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AS15-86-11582
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AS15-86-11583
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AS15-86-11584
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AS15-86-11585
AS15-86-11585

AS15-86-11586
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AS15-86-11587
AS15-86-11587


Cutting and Miscellaneous Lab Views

S71-45477
S71-45477

S71-45478
S71-45478

S71-45479
S71-45479

S71-45480
S71-45480

S71-45481
S71-45481

S71-45482
S71-45482

S71-59130
S71-59130

S71-59153
S71-59153

S71-59154
S71-59154

S71-59155
S71-59155

S72-33676
S72-33676

S72-33683
S72-33683


Cutting and Chipping Diagrams

Rock Model Photograph of Apollo 15 Sample(s) 15016
Rock Model Photograph of Apollo 15 Sample(s) 15016


Stereo Views

S71-46630
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S71-46631

S71-46632
S71-46632

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S71-46633

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S71-46635

S71-46962
S71-46962

S71-46963
S71-46963

S71-46964
S71-46964

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S71-46966

S71-46967
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S71-46971
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S71-46988
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S71-46989
S71-46989

S71-46990
S71-46990

S71-46991
S71-46991

S71-46992
S71-46992

S71-46993
S71-46993


Other Information

Lunar Sample Compendium, 15016r.pdf

Lunar Sample Catalog 15016 Description


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