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Vega 1 Calibrated Dust Impact Mass Analyzer Observations of Comet Halley

Status: ARCHIVED

Abstract: The data from MPI for this dataset were received as text files each containing spectra of a single instrument mode (there were several files for most modes). These spectra were reformatted into binary tables, and all spectra from each mode were combined into a single file. The original order of the spectra has been preserved. Spacecraft time, relative to switch-on of the instrument is specified as 1 clock tick = 0.11852 seconds. The exact equation is:

VEGA1-C-PUMA-3-RDR-HALLEY-PROCESSED-V1.0 Browse Download (5.6 MB)

Citation to use when referencing this data set: "Dyachkov, A. V., VEGA1 DUST MASS SPECTROMETER MODAL DATA V1.0, VEGA1-C-PUMA-3-RDR-HALLEY-PROCESSED-V1.0, NASA Planetary Data System, 1997"

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