Dr. Paul Warren: Meteorites from the Moon

Sunday, February 11, 2018
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Geology Building - Room 3656

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free and open to the public.

Contact

UCLA Meteorite Collection
(310) 825-2015
meteorites@ucla.edu

Website

http://meteorites.ucla.edu/events/

Additional Information

Dr. Warren will discuss how impacts eject fragments from the Moon and the variety of paths they can follow before accreting to the Earth. He will talk about the different terrains on the Moon including mare basalts and anorthositic breccias from the highlands, and will compare the different kinds of knowledge gained from lunar meteorites and the samples returned by the Apollo astronauts.

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