61135 (7) Ancient Regolith Breccia
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61135 is a welded, clastic breccia with many components. It has a light matrix with both light and dark clasts. It has a high percent of glass, but few recognized agglutinates. Mineral clasts include dominant plagioclase, with minor amounts of pyroxene, metallic iron and troilite. Lithic fragments include granoblastic anorthosite, noritic anorthosite, basaltic (including KREEP basalt) and poikilitic impact melts.

The sample weighed 245.1 grams before analysis and 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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