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Fig. 15 | Progress in Earth and Planetary Science

Fig. 15

From: Asteroid Ryugu before the Hayabusa2 encounter

Fig. 15

Magnitude of different forces compared to gravity as a function of particle radius (from Scheeres et al. 2010). VDW expresses van der Waals force, and S is the surface cleanness (S goes to 1 for clean surfaces). Ryugu’s ambient gravity is estimated of the order of 0.25 m G

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