Galileo NIMS Radiance Point Spectra of Ida and Dactyl

This data volume contains radiometrically corrected point spectra of asteroid 243 Ida and a spectrum of the asteroid satellite Dactyl (Ida I) as acquired by the Galileo spacecraft Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (NIMS) on August 28, 1993. They record the spectra collected as the Galileo spacecraft approached the 243 Ida system. The calibrated spectra consist of radiance and incidence/flux measurements for wavelengths between 0.7 - 5.2 micrometers.

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Use the following citation to reference this data set:

"Granahan, J.C., NIMS Radiance Point Spectra of Ida and Dactyl V1.0. GO-A-NIMS-3-POINTSPEC-V1.0. NASA Planetary Data System, 2013."

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