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Title: Asteroid 5535 Annefrank size, shape, and orientation: Stardust first results
Authors: Duxbury, T. C.
Newburn, R. L. Jr.
Acton, C. H.
Carranza, E.
McElrath, T. P.
Ryan, R. E.
Synnott, S. P.
You, T. H.
Brownlee, D. E.
Cheuvront, A. R.
Adams, W. R.
Toro-Allen, S. L.
Freund, S.
Gilliland, K. V.
Irish, K. J.
Love, C. R.
McAllister, J. G.
Mumaw, S. J.
Oliver, T. H.
Perkins, D. E.
Issue Date: Feb-2004
Citation: Journal of geophysical research e v. 109, E02002, doi:10.1029/2003JE002108, 2004
Pasadena, CA, USA
Abstract: The NASA Discovery Stardust spacecraft flew by the main belt asteroid 5535 Annefrank at a distance of 3100 km and a speed of 7.4 km/s in November 2002 to test the encounter sequence developed for its primary science target, the comet 81P/Wild2. During this testing, over 70 images of Annefrank were obtained, taken over a phase angle range from 40 to 140 degrees.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2014/7110
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