Logo

Voyager 1 and 2: Atlas of Six Saturnian Satellites

Small book cover: Voyager 1 and 2: Atlas of Six Saturnian Satellites

Voyager 1 and 2: Atlas of Six Saturnian Satellites
by

Publisher: NASA
ISBN/ASIN: B0006EF7US
Number of pages: 175

Description:
Published in 1984 after several years of photographic analysis, this large format book presents maps of the six Saturnian moons which were investigated by the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft during their flyby missions of Saturn in 1980 and 1981, respectively. The maps, compiled with data gathered primarily by the two spacecraft, are presented to show the diversity that exists among six of the Saturnian moons.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online html)

Similar books

Book cover: Origin of the MoonOrigin of the Moon
by - Lunar and Planetary Institute
Contents: History; Dynamical Constraints; Geochemical Constraints; Geophysical Constraints; Theories and Processes of Origin: Lunar Formation Involving Capture or Fission; Lunar Formation Triggered by Large Impact; and more.
(7465 views)
Book cover: Evolution of the Solar SystemEvolution of the Solar System
by - NASA
A realistic attempt to reconstruct the early history of the solar system. The authors chose a procedure which reduces speculation as much as possible and connects the evolutionary models as closely as possible to experiment and observation.
(8099 views)
Book cover: Lecture notes on the formation and early evolution of planetary systemsLecture notes on the formation and early evolution of planetary systems
by - arXiv
An introduction to the theory of the formation and early evolution of planetary systems. Topics covered: the structure, evolution and dispersal of protoplanetary disks; the formation of planetesimals, terrestrial and gas giant planets; etc.
(6925 views)
Book cover: Trans-Neptunian Objects: An OverviewTrans-Neptunian Objects: An Overview
- Wikipedia
A trans-Neptunian object is any minor planet in the Solar System that orbits the Sun at a greater average distance (semi-major axis) than Neptune. The Kuiper belt, scattered disk, and Oort cloud are conventional divisions of this volume of space.
(4400 views)