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Moons and rings

by Time-Life Books

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Moon.
    • Subjects:
    • Satellites,
    • Astronautics in astronomy,
    • Moon

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-138) and index.

      Statementby The editors of Time-Life Books.
      SeriesVoyage through the universe
      ContributionsTime-Life Books.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQB581 .M66 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination144 p. :
      Number of Pages144
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1886464M
      ISBN 100809484501, 080948451X
      LC Control Number90047599

      Its moons had interesting chaotic spins and when imaged close up, they are all elongated, and Hydra might be a double-lobe object perhaps formed in a gentle collision, like Comet 67p. And Kerberos certainly seems to be a double-lobe object. But there were no new moons found, and certainly no moonlets of moons or rings of moons. About this book This volume gives an integrated summary of the science related to the four giant planets in our solar system. It is the result of an ISSI workshop on «A comparative study of the outer planets before the exploration of Saturn by Cassini-Huygens» which was held at ISSI in Bern on January ,

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