elib
DLR-Header
DLR-Logo -> http://www.dlr.de
DLR Portal Home | Imprint | Privacy Policy | Contact | Deutsch
Fontsize: [-] Text [+]

Distribution, Statistics, and Resurfacing of Large Impact Basins on Mercury

Fassett , C. I. and Head, J. W. and Baker, D. M. H. and Chapman, C. R. and Murchie, S. L. and Neumann, G. A. and Oberst, J. and Prockter, L. M. and Smith, D. E. and Solomon, S. C. and Strom, R. G. and Xiao, Z. and Zuber, M. T. (2012) Distribution, Statistics, and Resurfacing of Large Impact Basins on Mercury. In: Lunar and Planetary Science XLIII, 1659. Lunar and Planetary Institute. 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March 19–23, 2012, The Woodlands, Texas, USA.

Full text not available from this repository.

Official URL: http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012LPI....43.1428F

Abstract

We map large impact basins (D ≥ 300 km) on Mercury, whose distribution and characteristics are important to understand Mercury’s geological history. The density of large basins appears lower on Mercury than the Moon, and basins are less well-preserved.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/80809/
Document Type:Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Title:Distribution, Statistics, and Resurfacing of Large Impact Basins on Mercury
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthors ORCID iD
Fassett , C. I.Department of Astronomy, Mount Holyoke College, Department, 50 College St, South Hadley, MA 01075, United StatesUNSPECIFIED
Head, J. W.Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University, Box 1846, Providence, RI, USAUNSPECIFIED
Baker, D. M. H.Mullard Space Science Laboratory, University College LondonUNSPECIFIED
Chapman, C. R.Southwest Research Institute, 1050 Walnut Street, Boulder, CO 80302, USAUNSPECIFIED
Murchie, S. L.The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland, USAUNSPECIFIED
Neumann, G. A.NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, USAUNSPECIFIED
Oberst, J.Juergen.Oberst (at) dlr.deUNSPECIFIED
Prockter, L. M.The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, MD 20723, USAUNSPECIFIED
Smith, D. E.Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USAUNSPECIFIED
Solomon, S. C.Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, D. C., USA; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, Palisades, New York, USAUNSPECIFIED
Strom, R. G.Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USAUNSPECIFIED
Xiao, Z.Department of Geophysics, Peking University; State Key Laboratory of Space Weather, Chinese Academy of SciencesUNSPECIFIED
Zuber, M. T.Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USAUNSPECIFIED
Date:March 2012
Journal or Publication Title:Lunar and Planetary Science XLIII
Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:No
In ISI Web of Science:No
Volume:1659
Publisher:Lunar and Planetary Institute
Series Name:LPI Contribution
Status:Published
Keywords:Large Impact Basins, Mercury
Event Title:43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
Event Location:The Woodlands, Texas, USA
Event Type:international Conference
Event Dates:March 19–23, 2012
Organizer:Lunar and Planetary Institute
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:Space
HGF - Program Themes:Space Science and Exploration
DLR - Research area:Raumfahrt
DLR - Program:R EW - Erforschung des Weltraums
DLR - Research theme (Project):R - Vorhaben Exploration des Sonnensystems
Location: Berlin-Adlershof
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Planetary Research > Planetary Geodesy
Deposited By: Beisembin, Bauyrzhan
Deposited On:22 Jan 2013 10:26
Last Modified:22 Jan 2013 10:26

Repository Staff Only: item control page

Browse
Search
Help & Contact
Information
electronic library is running on EPrints 3.3.12
Copyright © 2008-2017 German Aerospace Center (DLR). All rights reserved.