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Moon: Two New Mascon Basins

Moon: Two New Mascon Basins

M J Campbell et al. Science.

Abstract

Lunar gravity data and orbital photography indicate that there is a mascon basin approximately 1000 kilometers in diameter on the farside of the moon and that Mare Marginis is the flooded fraction of a mascon basin approximately 900 kilometers in diameter.

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