3 He in permanently shadowed lunar polar surfaces

Because of their cryogenic temperatures, analysis indicates that permanently shadowed polar lunar craters may have substantially higher levels of 3He than sunlit lunar surfaces and are conservatively estimated to contain as much as 50 ppb or more. © 2009 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cocks, FH

Published Date

  • 2010

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 206 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 778 - 779

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0019-1035

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.icarus.2009.12.032

Citation Source

  • SciVal