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arXiv:0808.2277v1[astro-ph]16Aug2008 Astronomy & Astrophysics manuscript no. aa10321-08 c ESO 2008
 

Summary: arXiv:0808.2277v1[astro-ph]16Aug2008
Astronomy & Astrophysics manuscript no. aa10321-08 c ESO 2008
August 16, 2008
Quasi-Hilda Comet 147P/Kushida-Muramatsu
Another long temporary satellite capture by Jupiter
K. Ohtsuka1, T. Ito2, M. Yoshikawa3, D. J. Asher4, and H. Arakida5
1
Tokyo Meteor Network, Daisawa 1275, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 1550032, Japan
e-mail: ohtsuka@jb3.so-net.ne.jp
2
National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Osawa 2211, Mitaka, Tokyo 1818588, Japan
3
JAXA, Yoshinodai 311, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 2298510, Japan
4
Armagh Observatory, College Hill, Armagh, BT61 9DG, UK
5
Waseda University, Nishi-Waseda 161, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 1698050, Japan
Received ; accepted
ABSTRACT
Context. The quasi-Hilda comets (QHCs), being in unstable 3:2 Jovian mean motion resonance,

  

Source: Armagh Observatory

 

Collections: Physics