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The Population of Kilometer-scale Retrograde Jovian Irregular Moons

1 Dec 2020, 17:00 UTC
The Population of Kilometer-scale Retrograde Jovian Irregular Moons
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Edward Ashton et al 2020 Planet. Sci. J. 1 52
New analysis of archival data from the Canada–France–Hawaii Telescope reveals 52 objects that are likely small irregular moons of Jupiter, suggesting a total population of ~600 radius >0.4 km moons around the planet.

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