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Deep Impact ITS-VIS 9P/Tempel 1 Encounter Reduced Navigation Images


Abstract: This data set contains calibrated images of comet 9P/Tempel 1 acquired by the Deep Impact Impactor Targeting Sensor Visible CCD during the encounter phase of the mission. These observations were used for optical and autonomous navigation (NAV) of the impactor spacecraft as well as for scientific investigations. These data were collected on 3-4 July 2005.

DII-C-ITS-3-NAV-9P-ENCOUNTER-V1.0 Intro Doc Browse Download (251.0 MB)

Citation to use when referencing this data set: "Carcich, B., A.S. Shaw, M. Desnoyer, S.A. McLaughlin, N. Mastrodemos, and K.P. Klaasen, DEEP IMPACT 9P/TEMPEL ENCOUNTER - REDUCED ITS NAV IMGS V1.0, DII-C-ITS-3-NAV-9P-ENCOUNTER-V1.0, NASA Planetary Data System, 2006."

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