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The pre-atmospheric size of Martian meteorites

Eugster, O.; Busemann, H. and Lorenzetti, S. (2002). The pre-atmospheric size of Martian meteorites. In: 33rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 11-15 March 2002, Houston, Texas, USA.

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The pre-atmospheric size of martian meteorites was calculated based on 80Kr produced by epithermal secondary cosmic-ray produced neutrons of 30-300 eV energy. For seven meteorites we obtained minimum radii of 22-27 cm, corresponding to 150-270 kg.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1096
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 8338
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 05 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2017 06:10
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