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Apollo sample compendium as a good general overview to mare basalts and lunar mineralogy http://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/samples/CMEYER_booklet2003.pdf
Schnare DW, Day JMD, Norman MD, Liu Y, Taylor LA (2009) A laser-ablation ICP-MS study of Apollo 15 low-titanium olivine-normative and quartz-normative mare basalts. Geochim Cosmochim Acta 72:2556-2572, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gca.2008.02.021
Walker D, Kirkpatrick RJ, Longhi J, Hays JF (1976) Crystallization history of linar picritic basalt sample 12002: Phase-equilibria and cooling-rate studies. GSA Bull 85:646-656, https://doi.org/10.1130/0016-7606(1976)872.0.CO;2
Barometry and experimental petrology
Jennings ES, Gibson SA, Maclennan J (2019) Hot primary melts and mantle source for the Paraná-Etendeka flood basalt province: New constraints from Al-in-olivine thermometry. Chem Geol 529:119287, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119287
Neave DA, Putirka KD (2017) A new clinopyroxene-liquid barometer, and implications for magma storage pressures under Icelandic rift zones. Am Mineral 102:777-794, http://dx.doi.org/10.2138/am-2017-5968
Neave DA, Bali E, Gudfinsson GH, Halldorsson SA, Kahl M, Schmidt A-S, Holtz F (2019) Clinopyroxene-liquid equilibria and geothermobarometry in natural and experimental tholeiites: the 2014-2015 Holuhraun eruption, Iceland. J Petrol egz042, https://doi.org/10.1093/petrology/egz042
Voigt M, Coogan LA, von der Handt A (2017) Experimental investigation of the stability of clinopyroxene in mid-ocean ridge basalts: The role of Cr and Ca/Al. Lithos 274-275:240-253, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lithos.2017.01.003
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