Some Photos of Apollo Samples


We study samples from the Apollo missions in my laboratory. Here we present a few photographs of the samples. The rocks in the photographs are not a representative suite of lunar rocks because our studies focus on breccias from the highlands.


Lithic Fragments from the Regolith

Pristine Cataclastic Anorthosite

Pristine Magnesian-Suite Norites

Impact-Melt Breccias

Granulitic Breccias

Fragmental Breccia

Regolith Breccias


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Prepared by:

Randy L. Korotev

Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis


Last revised:  7 October 2015