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Evolution of lunar soil grain-size and shape parameters

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dc.contributor.author Lindsay, John F. (John Francis), 1941-2008
dc.coverage.spatial Moon
dc.date.accessioned 2020-05-08T21:31:04Z
dc.date.available 2020-05-08T21:31:04Z
dc.date.issued 1973
dc.identifier.citation Lindsay, J.F., 1973. Evolution of Lunar Soil Grain-Size and Shape Parameters, in: Proceedings of the Fourth Lunar Science Conference. Pergamon Press, New York, NY, pp. 215–224.
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1519
dc.description.abstract The stratigraphy of the few meters of soil exposed on the lunar surface provides a long record of lunar history. Deep cores returned by the Apollo 15 and 16 missions provide the first extensive sampling of this stratigraphy. The core strings containing the deep cores each consist of six stem segments, which allow a maximum penetration of approximately 242 cm. In the present study, the results of grain size and shape analyses are presented for samples from the Apollo 15 and 16 cores. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility John f. Lindsay, Department of Geology, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
dc.format.extent Pages 215-224
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Pergamon Press en
dc.relation.ispartof Proceedings of the Fourth Lunar Science Conference
dc.relation.ispartofseries LSI contribution ; no. 144
dc.subject Lunar surface samples en
dc.subject Moon en
dc.subject Lunar soil en
dc.title Evolution of lunar soil grain-size and shape parameters en
dc.type Book chapter en


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