The Constitution and Structure of the Lunar Interior

@article{Wieczorek2006TheCA,
  title={The Constitution and Structure of the Lunar Interior},
  author={Mark A. Wieczorek and Bradley L. Jolliff and Amir Khan and Matthew E. Pritchard and Benjamin P. Weiss and James G. Williams and Lon L. Hood and Kevin Righter and Clive R. Neal and Charles Shearer and I. S. Mccallum and Stephanie Tompkins and Bernard Ray Hawke and Christopher Peterson and Jeffrey J. Gillis and B. J. Bussey},
  journal={Reviews in Mineralogy \& Geochemistry},
  year={2006},
  volume={60},
  pages={221-364}
}
The current state of understanding of the lunar interior is the sum of nearly four decades of work and a range of exploration programs spanning that same time period. Missions of the 1960s including the Rangers, Surveyors, and Lunar Orbiters, as well as Earth-based telescopic studies, laid the groundwork for the Apollo program and provided a basic understanding of the surface, its stratigraphy, and chronology. Through a combination of remote sensing, surface exploration, and sample return, the… 

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