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the formation age of comets: predicted physical and chemical trendsThe chemical composition of a comet has always been considered to be a function of where it formed in the nebula. We suggest that the most important factor in determining a comet's chemistry might actually be when it formed. Specific predictions are presented.
Document ID
Document Type
Conference Paper
Nuth, J. A., III
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Hill, H. G. M.
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Date Acquired
August 19, 2013
Publication Date
March 1, 2000
Publication Information
Publication: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXI
Subject Category
Lunar and Planetary Science and Exploration
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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