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International Halley Watch Radio Spectral Line Observations of Comet Halley


Abstract: NASA's International Halley Watch has created a Comet Halley Archive. The collection of data spans the full wavelength range as submitted by scientists to the IHW. The observations belong to one of the following Disciplines: Amateur, Astrometry, Infrared Studies, Large-Scale Phenomena, Meteor Studies, Near-Nucleus Studies, Photometry and Polarimetry, Radio Studies, and Spectroscopy and Spectrophotometry. The data collected by these nine disciplines were augmented by Spacecraft measurements. The data were submitted to IHW, but the evaluation and selection for the Archive has been the primary responsibility of the Discipline Specialist Teams for each network in cooperation with the Lead Center. The data from the Radio Studies Spectral Line Subnetwork contains 107 spectra of Halley, spanning dates 1985 November 09 through 1986 May 11.

IHW-C-RSSL-3-EDR-HALLEY-V1.0 [Errata] Browse Download (6.9 MB)

Citation to use when referencing this data set: "Irvine W.M., and Scholerb P., IHW COMET HALLEY RADIO SPECTRAL DATA V1.0, IHW-C-RSSL-3-EDR-HALLEY-V1.0, NASA Planetary Data System, 1992."

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