The History of the Moon and its Features

  • Charles J. Byrne

This chapter is tutorial, to provide an understanding of the types of features found on the Moon and to introduce the special terminology of lunar geology that is used in the notes that accompany the photographs. As terms are introduced, they are shown in bold print. These terms are also defined in the glossary.


Solar Wind Asteroid Belt Magma Ocean Impact Feature Hypervelocity Impact 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

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  • Charles J. Byrne
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  1. 1.Image AgainMiddletownUSA

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