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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Earth and moon observations by thermal infrared imager on Hayabusa2 and the application to detectability of asteroid 162173 Ryugu
Author(s): Okada, Tatsuaki
Fukuhara, Tetsuya
Tanaka, Satoshi
Taguchi, Makoto
Arai, Takehiko
Senshu, Hiroki
Demura, Hirohide
Ogawa, Yoshiko
Kouyama, Toru
Sakatani, Naoya
Takita, Jun
Sekiguchi, Tomohiko
Helbert, Jorn
Mueller, Thomas G
Hagermann, Axel
Contact Email: axel.hagermann@stir.ac.uk
Keywords: Thermo-physical properties
Thermo-physical asteroid model
Thermal inertia
TIR
Hayabusa2
Issue Date: 1-Sep-2018
Citation: Okada T, Fukuhara T, Tanaka S, Taguchi M, Arai T, Senshu H, Demura H, Ogawa Y, Kouyama T, Sakatani N, Takita J, Sekiguchi T, Helbert J, Mueller TG & Hagermann A (2018) Earth and moon observations by thermal infrared imager on Hayabusa2 and the application to detectability of asteroid 162173 Ryugu. Planetary and Space Science, 158, pp. 46-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pss.2018.05.007
Abstract: Thermal Infrared Imager TIR on Hayabusa2 has proven its in-flight performance to detect celestial bodies during the cruise phase, especially by the observations of the Earth and the Moon before and after the Earth swing-by on 3rd of December 2015. The result indicates that the target C-type asteroid 162173 Ryugu will be detected from the distance of 3000 km at the beginning of the approach phase, and that a C-type small moon larger than 1 m will be detected from the home position, 20 km from the asteroid, if it orbits around the asteroid.
DOI Link: 10.1016/j.pss.2018.05.007
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Notes: Additional co-authors: Hayabusa2 TIR Team

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