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This page, from the Lunar and Planetary Institute, describes how the composition of portions of the lunar surface was determined by observing the fluorescence produced by solar x-rays. Images are provided with results from the experiments and links are offered to other LPI pages with information on the Apollo missions. This page is written at the level of introductory physics.
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Astronomy
- Solar System
= The Moon
- Space Exploration
Light
- Modern Optics
- Lower Undergraduate
- Informal Education
- Reference Material
= Article
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Record Creator: Metadata instance created December 20, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jul 29, 2009 by Ed Lee
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AIP Format
(Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_16/experiments/x_ray/).
AJP/PRST-PER
Apollo 16 Experiments - Fluorescence Spectrometer, (Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 2008), <http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_16/experiments/x_ray/>.
APA Format
Apollo 16 Experiments - Fluorescence Spectrometer. (2007, October 29). Retrieved October 26, 2014, from Lunar and Planetary Institute: http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_16/experiments/x_ray/
Chicago Format
Lunar and Planetary Institute. Apollo 16 Experiments - Fluorescence Spectrometer. Houston: Lunar and Planetary Institute, October 29, 2007. http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_16/experiments/x_ray/ (accessed 26 October 2014).
MLA Format
Apollo 16 Experiments - Fluorescence Spectrometer. Houston: Lunar and Planetary Institute, 2008. 29 Oct. 2007. 26 Oct. 2014 <http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/missions/apollo/apollo_16/experiments/x_ray/>.
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