Accession Number : AD0624047

Title :   INTERNAL STRUCTURE OF THE MOON,

Corporate Author : BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WASH MATHEMATICS RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Kopal,Zdenek

Report Date : SEP 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 218

Abstract : The internal structure of the moon and its evolution are discussed. Some topics considered are: hydrostatic equilibrium; thermal history of the moon; stress history of the moon; possible convection in lunar interior; chemical composition of the moon; lunar exosphere.

Descriptors :   (*MOON, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), HYDROSTATICS, THERMAL PROPERTIES, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, THERMAL STRESSES, STRESSES, CONVECTION(HEAT TRANSFER), CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, EXOSPHERE

Subject Categories : Astrophysics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE