14315 (7) Unusual Regolith Breccia
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14315 is a coherent breccia in which light clasts are dominant. The estimated percentage of clasts is 40 percent. The matrix is medium grey and appears to have an unusual fabric. Modelling of its bulk composition suggests it contains 45 % of a ferroan anorthosite component.

14315 weighed 115 grams before analysis. It has not been dated.

Further details of this and other Apollo samples are here: http://curator.jsc.nasa.gov/lunar/

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Ma = Millions of years ago
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