NWA 8010 Meteorite Thin Section
4x/0.25, achondrite, LMScope, lunar, Nikon D810, northwest africa, polarized, scope2, zerene stacker

NWA 8010 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 8010 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 8010 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 8010 has many fascinating melt veins which reflect its unique historical formation. Viewed in cross polarized light this meteorite thin section is a wonderful sample of the Moon.

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Crystalline Lunar Spherules

Northwest Africa 8010

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NWA 32 Meteorite Thin Section
10x/0.25, achondrite, LMScope, lunar, Nikon D810, northwest africa, polarized, scope2, zerene stacker

NWA 032 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 32 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 032 Meteorite Thin Section

The scientifically important Northwest Africa 032 basalt meteorite contains olivine and pyroxene phenocrysts, which can be clearly seen in this thin section mosaic. Being one of the youngest basalts from the Moon, it provides clues regarding the formation of the Lunar Mare.

Northwest Africa 032 and 479 Pairing

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NWA 4734 Meteorite Thin Section
4x/0.25, A3550UPA CCD 5MP, achondrite, lunar, northwest africa, polarized, scope2, zerene stacker

NWA 4734 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 4734 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 4734 Meteorite Thin Section

NWA 4734 is a unique lunar mare basalt. Thin section displayed here is in cross polarized light.

Addition information:

Northwest Africa 4734 & 10597

Northwest Africa 4734 PDF Paper

Meteorite Studies NWA 4734

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