Anorthosite Photos   
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Roger Weller, geology instructor                       

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Anorthosite
last edited:  11/7/16    number of photos:  4
Anorthosite is a coarse-grained, plutonic, igneous rock
composed almost entirely of plagioclase feldspar.
The light-colored uplands on the Moon are mostly anorthosite.


photos
anorthosite:  1  2  3  4

 

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