Lunar Sample 15257

MissionApollo 15
Lithologybreccia
Location15257 is clearly part of 15255 that broke off of during transport. This sample was collected at station 6 on the Apennine Front
DescriptionThese two samples were returned in a bag that also contained a large basalt (15256). They both contain a thin vesicular glass splash on one side. 15257 is clearly part of 15255 that broke off of during transport. This sample was collected at station 6 on the Apennine Front 15255 and 15257 are a coherent breccia with inegrained dark matrix. The texture and high content of rare gas confirms that it was a regolith sample..


Thin Sections

15257,1 S72-16506
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15257,1 S72-18169
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15257,4 S72-31040
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In Situ

AS15-86-11629
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AS15-86-11630
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Cutting and Miscellaneous Lab Views

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Other Information

Lunar Sample Compendium, 15255.pdf


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