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Apophis temperature model

Apophis temperature model


Date: 08 January 2013
Satellite: Herschel
Depicts: Asteroid Apophis temperature model
Copyright: ESA/Herschel/MACH-11/T.Müller MPE (Germany)

Temperature coded (in Kelvin) spherical shape model used for the thermal analysis of Apophis, based on data from the new Herschel observations. Note that this is a model; indications from previous lightcurve observations in 2005/06 suggest that Apophis could be elongated, which will be confirmed by ground-based observations (including lightcurves and radar images) obtained in the coming month.

 

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