Lunar Sample 15427

MissionApollo 15
Sample Typesoil-general
Lithologybreccia
Locationfound in samples collected from around Spur Crater on the Apennine Front, Apollo 15. Twp ;arge. Greemosj. Friable clods found at Spur Crater were placed in a documented bag and returned. When the bag was opened, these were fond broken into several pieces with considerable loose "soil" partially derived from the breakup of the clods. Surviving clods were grouped and numbered 15425, 15426, and 15427.
DescriptionThe green glass clods (15425, 15426 and 15427) are partially light-greenish-gray and partly grayish-brown - it is the greener parts that have been studied.


Thin Sections

15427,0 S71-53148
15427,0
S71-53148

15427,0 S71-53149
15427,0
S71-53149

15427,0 S71-53150
15427,0
S71-53150

15427,0 S71-53151
15427,0
S71-53151

15427,3 S71-52929
15427,3
S71-52929

15427,26 S71-55289
15427,26
S71-55289

15427,27 S71-55254
15427,27
S71-55254

15427,29 S71-56671
15427,29
S71-56671

15427,31 S71-59246
15427,31
S71-59246

15427,33 S71-61134
15427,33
S71-61134

15427,34 S71-61094
15427,34
S71-61094


In Situ

AS15-86-11664
AS15-86-11664

AS15-86-11665
AS15-86-11665

AS15-86-11666
AS15-86-11666

AS15-86-11667
AS15-86-11667

AS15-86-11668
AS15-86-11668

AS15-86-11669
AS15-86-11669

AS15-90-12225
AS15-90-12225

AS15-90-12226
AS15-90-12226


Cutting and Miscellaneous Lab Views

S71-52753
S71-52753

S71-52754
S71-52754

S71-52755
S71-52755

S71-52756
S71-52756

S71-52757
S71-52757

S71-52758
S71-52758

S71-52759
S71-52759

S71-52760
S71-52760

S71-52761
S71-52761

S71-52762
S71-52762

S71-52763
S71-52763

S71-52764
S71-52764

S71-52765
S71-52765

S71-52766
S71-52766

S71-52767
S71-52767

S71-52768
S71-52768

S71-52769
S71-52769

S71-52774
S71-52774

S71-52775
S71-52775

S71-53259
S71-53259

S75-21969
S75-21969


Other Information

Lunar Sample Compendium, 15425.pdf


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