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Submillimeter Comet Home Page

Submillimeter Comet Home Page

This page is dedicated to observations of comets at submillimeter wavelengths. These wavelengths convey special information about comets, by revealing molecular transitions of parent molecules and by allowing the direct study of thermal emission from large dust particles and (sometimes) the cometary nucleus. Extensive discussion of comets Hale-Bobb, Schwassmann-Wachmann1, and Hyakutake included, as well as topical links.... Show More


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