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Elemental Composition of Lunar Surface Material

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Science  30 Jan 1970:
Vol. 167, Issue 3918, pp. 509-512
DOI: 10.1126/science.167.3918.509

Abstract

Elemental abundances, so far obtained, derived from the analysis of Apollo 11 lunar material are reported. Similarities and differences exist between lunar material, the eucritic achondrites, and the augite achondrite Angra dos Reis, the analysis of which is also reported.