Lunar Breccia Shock Melting

Lunar Breccia Shock Melting
A glassy material produced by the shock of a meteoric impact coats this rock fragment from an Apollo 11 breccia sample. Since the glass is not uniform in composition, it strongly indicates that the glass was formed by shock. 
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