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satellite recoil from a circumplanetary diskThe eccentricity and inclination acquired by a satellite during its recoil from a disk interior to the Roche limit are estimated. Possible implications for the early history of the Earth-Moon system are discussed.
Document ID
20000081059
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Ward, William R.
(Southwest Research Inst. Boulder, CO United States)
Canup, R. M.
(Southwest Research Inst. Boulder, CO 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
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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