Lunar Sample 15059
This sample is glass-covered breccia that was collected approx. 15 meters south
of Station 8 - ALSEP (Apollo Lunar Science Experiment Package) central station.
The parent sample weighed 1,149.2 grams. The sample displayed is 1.818 grams
and was collected by Apollo 15 astronaut Jim Irwin. This sample is over
3,000,000,000 years old.
On loan from the National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.