Hayabusa and its adventure around the tiny asteroid Itokawa

Makoto Yoshikawa, Akira Fujiwara, Jun'Ichiro Kawaguchi

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Results of the Hayabusa mission to image and sample the asteroid Itokawa are summarized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)323-324
Number of pages2
JournalProceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Issue number14
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Aug
Externally publishedYes


  • Asteroids
  • Minor planets
  • Space vehicles

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Space and Planetary Science


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