Structure and evolution of the lunar Procellarum region as revealed by GRAIL gravity data

@article{AndrewsHanna2014StructureAE,
  title={Structure and evolution of the lunar Procellarum region as revealed by GRAIL gravity data},
  author={J. Andrews‐Hanna and J. Besserer and J. Head and C. Howett and W. Kiefer and P. J. Lucey and P. McGovern and H. Melosh and G. Neumann and R. Phillips and P. Schenk and D. E. Smith and S. Solomon and M. Zuber},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2014},
  volume={514},
  pages={68-71}
}
The Procellarum region is a broad area on the nearside of the Moon that is characterized by low elevations, thin crust, and high surface concentrations of the heat-producing elements uranium, thorium, and potassium. The region has been interpreted as an ancient impact basin approximately 3,200 kilometres in diameter, although supporting evidence at the surface would have been largely obscured as a result of the great antiquity and poor preservation of any diagnostic features. Here we use data… Expand
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