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Gravity Field and Internal Structure of Mercury from MESSENGER
Mercury Inside and Out The MESSENGER spacecraft orbiting Mercury has been in a ∼12-hour eccentric, near-polar orbit since 18 March 2011 (see the Perspective by McKinnon). Smith et al. (p. 214,Expand
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Gravity Field of the Moon from the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) Mission
The Holy GRAIL? The gravity field of a planet provides a view of its interior and thermal history by revealing areas of different density. GRAIL, a pair of satellites that act as a highly sensitiveExpand
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The Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter Investigation on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Mission
The Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter (LOLA) is an instrument on the payload of NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft (LRO) (Chin et al., in Space Sci. Rev. 129:391–419, 2007). The instrument isExpand
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Seasonal and static Gravity Field of Mars from MGS, Mars Odyssey and MRO Radio Science
Abstract We present a spherical harmonic solution of the static gravity field of Mars to degree and order 120, GMM-3, that has been calculated using the Deep Space Network tracking data of the NASAExpand
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A New Lunar Digital Elevation Model from the Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter and SELENE Terrain Camera
Abstract We present an improved lunar digital elevation model (DEM) covering latitudes within ±60°, at a horizontal resolution of 512 pixels per degree (∼60 m at the equator) and a typical verticalExpand
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Orbit determination of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter
We present the results on precision orbit determination from the radio science investigation of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft. We describe the data, modeling and methods used toExpand
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The gravity field, orientation, and ephemeris of Mercury from MESSENGER observations after three years in orbit
We have analyzed 3 years of radio tracking data from the MESSENGER spacecraft in orbit around Mercury and determined the gravity field, planetary orientation, and ephemeris of the innermost planet.Expand
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GRGM900C: A degree 900 lunar gravity model from GRAIL primary and extended mission data
We have derived a gravity field solution in spherical harmonics to degree and order 900, GRGM900C, from the tracking data of the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) Primary (1 March toExpand
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Topography of the Northern Hemisphere of Mercury from MESSENGER Laser Altimetry
Mercury Inside and Out The MESSENGER spacecraft orbiting Mercury has been in a ∼12-hour eccentric, near-polar orbit since 18 March 2011 (see the Perspective by McKinnon). Smith et al. (p. 214,Expand
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Lunar impact basins revealed by Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory measurements
New gravity measurements greatly improve the Moon’s preserved impact basin inventory. Observations from the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission indicate a marked change in theExpand
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