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The distribution of asteroids: evidence from Antarctic micrometeorites

Genge, M. J. and Grady, Monica (2002). The distribution of asteroids: evidence from Antarctic micrometeorites. In: 33rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 11-15 March 2002, Houston, Texas, USA.

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The relative abundances of types amongst 550 AMMs are reported. These suggest that C-type asteroids vary from petrologic type 1 to 3.2 and that the majority of S-type asteroids are chondrule-rich.

Item Type: Conference Item
Extra Information: Abstract #1010
Academic Unit/Department: Science > Physical Sciences
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 8727
Depositing User: Kyra Proctor
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2010 12:27
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