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Volcanism on the Moon
Users can read about the characteristics of volcanic activity on the Moon and how it differs from volcanism on Earth. A lunar map accompanies the text, showing the prominent mare, or "seas", which are actually volcanic plains. Links to related topics are included.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Map
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information are unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-1083
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Volcano World, Oregon State University
Department of Geosciences