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International Cometary Explorer Ion Composition Instrument Observations of Comet Giacobini-Zinner


Abstract: Mass spectrometric measurements of ions in the coma of comet Giacobini-Zinner made during the encounter of the International Cometary Explorer (ICE) on 11 September 1985, when the spacecraft passed within 7800 km of the nucleus on its antisunward side.

ICE-C-ICI-3-RDR-GIACOBINI-ZIN-V1.0 [Errata] Browse Download (1.2 MB)

Citation to use when referencing this data set: "Colplan, M.A., K.W. Ogilvie, P.A. Bochsler, and J.Geiss, ARRAY OF ICI COUNTS FOR STEPPED M/Q, V1.0, ICE-C-ICI-3-RDR-GIACOBINI-ZIN-V1.0, NASA Planetary Data System, 1998."

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