The New Coordinate System for (4) Vesta

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group on Cartographic Coordinates and Rotational Elements (WGCCRE) has adopted a new coordinate system for the asteroid (4) Vesta.

Credit:

Image: T. Roatsch (DLR); Grid: USGS/IAU/WGCCRE

About the Image

Id:
ann14003a
Type:
Observation
Release date:
27 March 2014, 17:00
Related announcements:
ann14003
Size:
3300 x 1816 px

About the Object

Type:
Solar System : Interplanetary Body : Asteroid
Category:
Press Release Images


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