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Moon: two new mascon basins.

Authors
  • Campbell, M J
  • O'leary, B T
  • Sagan, C
Type
Published Article
Journal
Science (New York, N.Y.)
Publication Date
Jun 13, 1969
Volume
164
Issue
3885
Pages
1273–1275
Identifiers
PMID: 17772565
Source
Medline
License
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Abstract

Lunar gravity data and orbital photography indicate that there is a mascon basin approximately 1000 kilometers in diameter on the farside of the moon and that Mare Marginis is the flooded fraction of a mascon basin approximately 900 kilometers in diameter.

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