List of Lunar Meteorites - Feldspathic to Basaltic Order

E&PS_WU_logo.jpg
 
                       
 
                    back to: Lunar Meteorites
       
  an up-to-date (and subject to frequent change)     
       
  list of lunar meteorites    
                     
  in approximate order of decreasing alumina (Al2O3) concentration    
       
(see also alternate list in alphanumeric order)
 
Abar al' Uj (AaU) Graves Nunataks (GRA) MacAlpine Hills (MAC) Queen Alexandra Range (QUE)
    012     06157   88104  88105   93069 94269 94281
Allan Hills (ALHA) Jiddat al Harasis (JaH) Meteorite Hills (MET) Sayh al Uhaymir (SaU)
  A81005   348 838     01210   169 300 449
Asuka Kalahari Miller Range (MIL) Shişr
    881757   008 009   05035 07006 090034 160 161 162
Calcalong Creek LaPaz Icefield (LAP) 090036 90070 90075 166    
Calcalong Creek 02205 02224 02226 13317     Yamato
Dar al Gani (DaG) 02436 03632 04841       791197  793169 793274
262 400   996 Larkman Nunatak (LAR) Northeast Africa (NEA) 82192 82193 86032
1042 1048 1058   06638   001 003   981031 983885  
Mount DeWitt (DEW) Lynch Pecora Escarpment (PCA)  (Yanai) 
    12007     002     02007     1153   
Elephant Moraine (EET)                  
87521 96008                
Dhofar Northwest Africa (NWA)
025 026 081 280 032 479 482 773 2200 2700 2727 2977
287 301 302 303 2995 2996 2998  3136  3160 3163 3170 3190
304 305 306 307 3333 4472 4483 4485 4503 4734 4819 4881
308 309 310 311 4884 4898 4932 4936 5000 5151 5152 5153
457 458 459 460 5207 5406 5744 6221 6252 6275 6355 6470
461 462 463 464 6481 6554 6555 6570 6578 6687 6721 6888
465 466 467 468 6950 7007 7022 7190 7262 7274 7493 7611
489 490 730 731 7834 7931 7948 7959 7986 8001 8010 8022
733 908 909 910 8046 8055 8127 8181 8182 8222 8277 8306
911 925 950 960 8455 8586 8599 8607 8609 8632 8641 8651
961 1084 1085 1180 8668 8673 8682 8687 8701 8727 8733 8746
1224 1428 1436 1442 8753 8783 10048 10049 10065 10073 10077 10082
1443 1527 1528 1627 10123 10130 10133 10140 10141 10142 10149 10172
1629 1669 1673 1766 10178 10203 10228 10253 10258 10263 10272 10291
1769 1980 1983 1984 10309 10317 10318 10376 10401 10404 10415 10447
2047       10461 10480 10495 10509 10546 10566 10597 10599
          10608 10609 10621 10626 10643 10644 10649 10656
                       
        Anoual La'gad Galb Inal Oued Awlitis (OA) 001      
                         
The list contains only those meteorites that have been announced in The Meteoritical Bulletin, described elsewhere in the scientific literature, or that I've studied myself and know to be of lunar origin. Numbers in bold represent the only or lowest-numbered stone of a presumed pair group. 
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
the list
N meteorite name when found
or purchased
lunar rock
type*
mass (grams) where found
or purchased
compo-
sition
space
FeO**
(%)
Th
(ppm)
highly feldspathic (noritic and troctolitic anorthosite), thorium-poor breccias
1 Dhofar 081/ 280/ 910/ 1224 1999-2003 glassy to fragmental breccia 572 Oman s_dho0081.jpg,s_nwa02998.JPG
 
2.8 0.14
2 Northwest Africa 2998/ 7262 2006, 2012 fragmental to impact-melt breccia 576 Morocco   2.9 0.17
3 Northwest Africa 8022/ 10082 2013/ 2014 granulitic breccia 1231 probably Algeria
s_dho0733.jpg,s_nwa08022.jpg
3.7 0.7
4 Dhofar 733/ 1766 2002/ 2011 granulitic breccia 390 Oman 3.1 0.09
5 Dar al Gani 400/ 1058 1998/ 1998 regolith to impact-melt breccia 3240 Libya
s_dag0400.jpg
3.1 0.2
6 Shişr 162 2006 impact-melt breccia 5525.0 Oman
s_shisr162.jpg
3.1 0.16
7 Northwest Africa 8753 2014 fragmental breccia 1345 northwestern Africa
s_nwa08753.jpg
3.1 0.3
8 [unnamed 65] 2014 breccia 442 Mauritania
s_nwa_sh25.jpg
4.7 0.3
9 Oued Awlitis 001 2014 impact-melt breccia 432.5 Western Sahara
s_oa001.jpg
3.4 0.21
10 Northwest Africa 7959 2013 glassy to regolith breccia 156 Morocco
s_nwa07959.jpg
3.3 0.4
11 Dhofar 302 2001 impact-melt breccia 3.83 Oman
s_dho0302.jpg
3.1 0.3
12 Miller Range 090034/ 090070/ 090075 2009 regolith breccia 476.549 Antarctica
s_mil090034.jpg,s_unn105.jpg
3.4 0.5
13 [unnamed 105] 2015 breccia 49.15 northwestern Africa 3.8 0.9
14 Northwest Africa 8222 2013 fragmental to glassy breccia 208.6 northwestern Africa
s_nwa08222.jpg
3.7 0.2
15 Dhofar 303/ 305/ 306/ 307/ 309/ 310/ 311/ 489/ 730/ 731/ 908/ 909/ 911/ 950/ 1085/ 2047/ [unnamed 28] 2001-2014 impact-melt breccia 1042 Oman
s_dho0303.jpg
3.3 0.07
16 Shişr 160 2008 regolith breccia 100.86 Oman
s_shisr160.jpg,s_nwa10404.jpg
3.9 0.3
17 Northwest Africa 10404 2015 glassy to regolith breccia 229 northwestern Africa 3.7 0.7
18 Northwest Africa 2200 2004 glassy to impact-melt breccia 552 Morocco
s_nwa02200.JPG,s_lar06638.jpg
3.9 0.4
19 Larkman Nunatak 06638 2007 regolith breccia 5.293 Antarctica 3.9 0.4
20 Northwest Africa 482 2001 impact-melt breccia 1015 probably Algeria
s_nwa00482.jpg,s_nwa_av15-1.jpg
3.8 0.2
21 [unnamed 87] 2015 breccia 158 northwestern Africa 3.9 0.5
22 Graves Nunataks 06157 2007 regolith breccia 0.788 Antarctica
s_gra06157.jpg
3.6 0.2
23 Dhofar 490/ 1084 2001/ 2003 fragmental breccia 124 Oman
s_dho0490.jpg
4.1 0.4
24 Northwest Africa 10073/ [unnamed 92] 2015 fragmental breccia 64 northwestern Africa
s_nwa10073.jpg
3.8 0.6
25 Queen Alexandra Range 93069/ 94269 1993/ 1994 regolith breccia 24.6 Antarctica
s_que93069.jpg
4.4 0.5
26 Northwest Africa 10141/ 10415 2014 fragmental breccia 203 northwestern Africa
s_nwa10141.jpg
4.1 0.4
27 MacAlpine Hills 88104/ 88105 1989 regolith breccia 723.7 Antarctica
s_mac88104.jpg
4.3 0.4
28 Northwest Africa 6578 2010 granulitic breccia 1638 Morocco
s_nwa06578.jpg
4.2 0.4
29 Dhofar 1428 2006 regolith breccia 213 Oman
s_dho1428.jpg
4.2 0.4
30 Shişr 166 2008 impact-melt breccia 128.8 Oman
s_shisr166.jpg
4.1 0.4
31 Northwest Africa 10495 2015 breccia 15600 northwestern Africa
s_nwa10495.jpg
4.0 0.10
32 Abar al' Uj 012 2012 impact-melt breccia 122.78 Saudi Arabia
s_aau012.jpg
3.9 0.4
33 Dar al Gani 262/ 996/ 1042/ 1048 1997-2001 fragmental to regolith breccia 1327 Libya
s_nwa07493.jpg,s_dag0262.jpg
4.3 0.4
34 Northwest Africa 7493 2011 fragmental breccia 503 Morocco 4.4 0.3
35 Dhofar 026/ 457/ 458/ 459/ 460/ 461/ 462/ 463/ 464/ 465/ 466/ 467/ 468/ 1669 2000/ 2001/ 2010 granulitic to impact-melt breccia 712 Oman
s_dho0026.jpg
4.3 0.4
36 Northwest Africa 8046 2012 fragmental breccia 47.3 northwestern Africa
s_nwa08046.jpg,s_nwa08586.jpg,s_nwa06481.jpg,s_jah838.jpg,s_yam82192.jpg,s_mil090036.jpg,s_nwa08001.jpg
4.5 0.21
37 Northwest Africa 8586 2014 fragmental breccia 704.5 Mauritania 4.2 0.6
38 Northwest Africa 8001 2013 regolith breccia 23.4 northwestern Africa 4.7 1.3
39 Miller Range 090036 2009 regolith breccia 244.83 Antarctica 5.0 1.6
40 Northwest Africa 6481 2010 fragmental breccia 13.7 Morocco 4.7 0.6
41 Jiddat al Harasis 838 2003 regolith breccia 34.36 Oman 4.8 2.0
42 Yamato 82192/ 82193/ 86032 1983/ 1986 fragmental breccia 712.14 Antarctica 4.7 0.19
43 Northwest Africa 8641/ 8682/ 10049/10077/ 10133/ [unnamed 77] 2014 glassy to regolith breccia 6092 northwestern Africa
s_nwa08641.jpg
5.1 0.9
44 Northwest Africa 6721 2011 fragmental breccia 181 Morocco
s_nwa06721.jpg,s_dho0025.jpg,s_nwa10309.jpg
5.0 0.5
45 Northwest Africa 10309 2015 glassy to regolith breccia 16,518 Mauritania 5.0 0.2
46 Dhofar 025/ 301/ 304/ 308 2000-2010 regolith breccia 772 Oman 4.7 0.6
47 [unnamed] ('specimen 1153') <2000 regolith breccia ? Antarctica   5.2 ?
48 Northwest Africa 5000 2007 nearly monomict fragmental breccia 11,528 Morocco
s_nwa05000.jpg
5.7 0.7
49 Northwest Africa 7022 2011 fragmental breccia dominated by one large impact-melt-breccia clast 444 northwestern Africa
s_nwa07022.jpg
5.3
6.3
2.1
3.1
50 Dhofar 1436/ 1443 2004/ 2001 impact-melt breccia 60.9 Oman
s_dho1436.jpg,s_nea001.jpg,s_alh81005.jpg
5.2 0.4
51 Northeast Africa 001 2002 regolith to impact-melt breccia 262 Sudan 5.3 0.25
52 Allan Hills A81005 1982 regolith breccia 31.4 Antarctica 5.5 0.3
53 Miller Range 07006 2007 regolith breccia 1.368 Antarctica
s_dho1673.jpg,s_mil07006.jpg
5.6 0.4
54 Dhofar 1673/ 1983/ 1984 2009 regolith breccia 103.5 Oman 5.5 0.4
55 Jiddat al Harasis 348 2006 fragmental breccia 18.4 Oman