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Data Release Schedule

The Planetary Data System now maintains a unified PDS Data Release Calendar for missions. That calendar does not track non-mission releases.

This schedule is posted to show what non-mission data we expect to provide to the public in the near future. The unlinked date in the last column is a rough estimation of the data release (data however are expected to be delivered to SBN several months earlier so that they can be reviewed, lien-resolved, etc before release). After the release, we will link to the data from this page for up to 6 months after release. You can always find links to all of the released data from the "Data Archives" menu above.

ProjectData DescriptionData Available Online
Ground based data and R&A
        Comet Data
9P/Tempel 1 photometry from K. Meech (UH) unknown
CARA comet AfRho data unknown
Spitzer Space Telescope Spectroscopy of Comets released Oct 2021
Ground based data and R&A
        Asteroid data
Asteroid Lightcurve Database (LCDB) V4.0 released Sep 2021
Asteroid Lightcurve Data Exchange Format (ALCDEF) Database V1.0 released Sep 2021
Gartrelle et al. IRTF Asteroid Spectra V1.0 released Feb 2021
Fieber-Beyer IRTF Mainbelt Asteroid Spectra V2.0 released Jan 2021
Ground based data and R&A
        (Natural) Satellites data
Uranian satellites NIR spectra unknown
DATA RESTORATION Comet Halley near-nucleus images, orientation corrected released Oct 2019