The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Gridded map of Ida (simple cylindrical projection)
Filed under pretty pictures, asteroids, asteroid 243 Ida and Dactyl, Galileo, mapping
A map of Ida in a simple cylindrical projection, in which latitude and longitude are treated simply as Cartesian, X-Y coordinates. Galileo flew past Ida on August 28, 1993.
Stooke. P., Stooke Small Bodies Maps V2.0. MULTI-SA-MULTI-6-STOOKEMAPS-V2.0. NASA Planetary Data System, 2012.
For more maps of Ida and other small bodies, check the Small Bodies Maps page.
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Original image data dated on or about August 28, 1993
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