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Estimation and Modeling of Enceladus Plume Density Using Attitude Control Data Collected by the Cassini Spacecraft During Low-Altitude Enceladus Flybys
External Online Source: hdl:2014/43424
Author and Affiliation:
Wang, Eric K.(Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech., Pasadena, CA, United States)
Lee, Allan Y.(Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech., Pasadena, CA, United States)
Abstract: The Cassini spacecraft was launched on 15 October 1997. After an interplanetary cruise of almost seven years, it arrived at Saturn on June 30, 2004. Major science objectives of the Cassini mission include investigations of the configuration and dynamics of Saturn's magnetosphere, the structure and composition of the rings, the characterization of several of Saturn's icy satellites, and Titan's atmosphere constituent abundance
Publication Date: Aug 08, 2011
Document ID:
20150005752
(Acquired Apr 17, 2015)
Subject Category: SPACE SCIENCES (GENERAL)
Document Type: Conference Paper
Meeting Information: 2011 AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference; 8-11 Aug. 2011; Portland, OR; United States
Meeting Sponsor: American Inst. of Aeronautics and Astronautics; Reston, VA, United States
Financial Sponsor: Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech.; Pasadena, CA, United States
Description: 6p; In English; Original contains color and black and white illustrations
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: Copyright
NASA Terms: ATTITUDE CONTROL; CASSINI MISSION; LOW ALTITUDE; PLUMES; SATELLITE ATMOSPHERES; SPACE PROBES; ENCELADUS; TITAN; ICY SATELLITES; SATURN (PLANET)
Other Descriptors: CASSINI; ENCELADUS; DENSITY
Availability Source: Other Sources
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