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Lunar science V : abstracts of papers submitted to the fifth Lunar Science Conference

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dc.coverage.spatial Moon 2020-03-23T15:23:35Z 2020-03-23T15:23:35Z 1974
dc.description You must extract the zipped files before using. To begin viewing the abstracts, click on the file "index.html." en
dc.description.abstract Numerous studies on the properties of the moon based on Apollo findings and samples are presented. Topics treated include ages of the lunar nearside light plains and maria, orange material in the Sulpicius Gallus formation at the southwestern edge of Mare Serenitatis, impact-induced fractionation in the lunar highlands, igneous rocks from Apollo 16 rake samples, experimental liquid line of descent and liquid immiscibility for basalt 70017, ion microprobe mass analysis of plagioclase from 'non-mare' lunar samples, grain size and the evolution of lunar soils, chemical composition of rocks and soils at Taurus-Littrow, the geochemical evolution of the moon, U-Th-Pb systematics of some Apollo 17 lunar samples and implications for a lunar basin excavation chronology, volatile-element systematics and green glass in Apollo 15 lunar soils, solar wind nitrogen and indigenous nitrogen in Apollo 17 lunar samples, lunar trapped xenon, solar flare and lunar surface process characterization at the Apollo 17 site, and the permanent and induced magnetic dipole moment of the moon. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility Compiled by the Lunar Science Institute
dc.description.tableofcontents PARTIAL CONTENTS: Density and Stress Differences in the Moon / Arkani-Hamed, J. -- On the Origin of the Mare Basins / Baldwin, R.B. -- Potassium-Argon Analysis of Apollo 11 Regolith / Basford, J.R. -- On the Origin of the Moon by Rotational Fission / Binder, A.B. -- The Flux of Meteoroids at the Moon in the Mass Range 10-8 to 10-12 G From the Apollo Window and Surveyor III TV Camera Results / Cour-Palais, B.
dc.format.extent 1 zipped file folder (159 MB zipped) (177 MB unzipped)
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Lunar Science Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 1571
dc.subject Moon--Congresses en
dc.subject Lunar geology--Congresses en
dc.subject Lunar surface samples en
dc.title Lunar science V : abstracts of papers submitted to the fifth Lunar Science Conference en
dc.title.alternative Lunar Science 5 en
dc.title.alternative Lunar Science five en
dc.type Book en

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