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Stratigraphic studies: Part C: relative ages of some near-side mare units based on Apollo 17 metric photographs

January 1, 2013

The lunar maria formed at different times and in multiple stages of extrusion. An understanding of their evolution is essential in placing the Apollo samples in a regional context and in interpreting the regional geology of a vast part of the lunar surface.

Citation Information

Publication Year 1973
Title Stratigraphic studies: Part C: relative ages of some near-side mare units based on Apollo 17 metric photographs
DOI
Authors Joseph M. Boyce, Arthur L. Dial
Publication Type Book Chapter
Publication Subtype Book Chapter
Series Title
Series Number 330
Index ID 70042550
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Astrogeology Science Center