Quasi-Hilda Comet 147P/Kushida-Muramatsu Another long temporary satellite capture by Jupiter

  title={Quasi-Hilda Comet 147P/Kushida-Muramatsu Another long temporary satellite capture by Jupiter},
  author={K. Ohtsuka and Takashi Ito and M. Yoshikawa and D. Asher and H. Arakida},
  journal={Astronomy and Astrophysics},
Context. The quasi-Hilda comets (QHCs), being in unstable 3:2 Jovian mean motion resonance, are considered a major cause of temporary satellite capture (TSC) by Jupiter. Though the QHCs may be escaped Hilda asteroids, their origin and nature have not yet been studied in su cient detail. Of particular interest are long TSCs/orbiters. Orbiters n in which at least one full revolution about the planet is completed n are rare astronomical events; only four have been known to occur in the last… Expand

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