Impactor flux and cratering on the Pluto-Charon system

Aims. We study the impactor flux and cratering on Pluto and Charon caused by the collisional evolution of Plutinos. Plutinos are trans-Neptunian objects located at ∼39.5 AU, in the 3:2 mean motion resonance with Neptune. Methods. We develop a statistical code that includes catastrophic collisions...

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Autores principales: Elía, Gonzalo Carlos de, Di Sisto, Romina Paula, Brunini, Adrián
Formato: Articulo
Lenguaje:Inglés
Publicado: 2010
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Acceso en línea:http://sedici.unlp.edu.ar/handle/10915/82419
Aporte de:SEDICI (UNLP) de Universidad Nacional de La Plata Ver origen

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