Long-term evolution of the Galilean satellites: the capture of Callisto into resonance

@article{Lari2020LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term evolution of the Galilean satellites: the capture of Callisto into resonance},
  author={Giacomo Lari and Melaine Saillenfest and Marco Fenucci},
  journal={Astronomy \& Astrophysics},
  year={2020}
}
Context. The Galilean satellites have very complex orbital dynamics due to the mean-motion resonances and the tidal forces acting in the system. The strong dissipation in the couple Jupiter–Io is spread to all the moons involved in the so-called Laplace resonance (Io, Europa, and Ganymede), leading to a migration of their orbits. Aims. We aim to characterize the future behavior of the Galilean satellites over the Solar System lifetime and to quantify the stability of the Laplace resonance… 

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