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The Impact and Recovery of Asteroid 2008 TC3

[2008 October 7, 2:46 UT]

Special issue Meteoritics and Planetary Science
Volume 45, Issue Oct/Nov 2010

2008 TC3: The small asteroid with an impact
Peter JENNISKENS and Muawia H. SHADDAD

The recovery of asteroid 2008 TC3
Muawia H. SHADDAD, Peter JENNISKENS, Diyaa NUMAN, Ayman M. KUDODA, Saadia ELSIR, Ihab F. RIYAD, Awad Elkareem ALI, Mohammed ALAMEEN, Nada M. ALAMEEN, Omer EID, Ahmed T. OSMAN, Mohamed I. Abu BAKER, Mohamed YOUSIF, Steven R. CHESLEY, Paul W. CHODAS, Jim ALBERS, Wayne N. EDWARDS, Peter G. BROWN, Jacob KUIPER, and Jon M. FRIEDRICH

Almahata Sitta (= asteroid 2008 TC3) and the search for the ureilite parent body
Peter JENNISKENS, Jérémie VAUBAILLON, Richard P. BINZEL, Francesca E. DeMEO, David NESVORNÝ, William F. BOTTKE, Alan FITZSIMMONS, Takahiro HIROI, Franck MARCHIS, Janice L. BISHOP, Pierre VERNAZZA, Michael E. ZOLENSKY, Jason S. HERRIN, Kees C. WELTEN, Matthias M. M. MEIER, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Mineralogy and petrography of the Almahata Sitta ureilite
Michael ZOLENSKY, Jason HERRIN, Takashi MIKOUCHI, Kazumasa OHSUMI, Jon FRIEDRICH, Andrew STEELE, Douglas RUMBLE, Marc FRIES, Scott SANDFORD, Stefanie MILAM, Kenji HAGIYA, Hiroshi TAKEDA, Wataru SATAKE, Taichi KURIHARA, Matthew COLBERT, Romy HANNA, Jessie MAISANO, Richard KETCHAM, Cyrena GOODRICH, Loan LE, GeorgAnn ROBINSON, James MARTINEZ, Kent ROSS, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Asteroid 2008 TC3—Almahata Sitta: A spectacular breccia containing many different ureilitic and chondritic lithologies
Addi BISCHOFF, Marian HORSTMANN, Andreas PACK, Matthias LAUBENSTEIN, and Siegfried HABERER

Almahata Sitta—Fragment MS-CH: Characterization of a new chondrite type
Marian HORSTMANN, Addi BISCHOFF, Andreas PACK, and Matthias LAUBENSTEIN

Spectral reflectance properties of ureilites
E. A. CLOUTIS, Pierre HUDON, Christopher S. ROMANEK, Janice L. BISHOP, Vishnu REDDY, Michael J. GAFFEY, and Paul S. HARDERSEN

Extraterrestrial amino acids in the Almahata Sitta meteorite
Daniel P. GLAVIN, Andrew D. AUBREY, Michael P. CALLAHAN, Jason P. DWORKIN, Jamie E. ELSILA, Eric T. PARKER, Jeffrey L. BADA, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in asteroid 2008 TC3: Dispersion of organic compounds inside asteroids
Hassan SABBAH, Amy L. MORROW, Peter JENNISKENS, Muawia H. SHADDAD, and Richard N. ZARE

The elemental composition of Almahata Sitta
Jon M. FRIEDRICH, Stephen F. WOLF, Douglas RUMBLE III, Julianne TROIANO, Christopher J. L. GAGNON, Joseph R. COMPTON, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Cosmogenic nuclides in Almahata Sitta ureilites: Cosmic-ray exposure age, preatmospheric mass, and bulk density of asteroid 2008 TC3
Kees C. WELTEN, Matthias M. M. MEIER, Marc W. CAFFEE, Kuni NISHIIZUMI, Rainer WIELER, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Cosmogenic radioisotopes in the Almahata Sitta ureilite
Carla TARICCO, Narendra BHANDARI, Paolo COLOMBETTI, Alberto ROMERO, Gianna VIVALDO, Neeharika SINHA, Peter JENNISKENS, Muawia H. SHADDAD, and G. M. BALLABH

Noble gases and nitrogen in the Almahata Sitta ureilite
Sripada V. S. MURTY, Ramakant R. MAHAJAN, Peter JENNISKENS, Muawia H. SHADDAD, and Beder ELDIEN

The oxygen isotope composition of Almahata Sitta
Douglas RUMBLE, Michael E. ZOLENSKY, Jon M. FRIEDRICH, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

The chromium isotopic composition of Almahata Sitta
Liping QIN, Douglas RUMBLE, Conel M. O’D. ALEXANDER, Richard W. CARLSON, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Inhomogeneity of asteroid 2008 TC3 (Almahata Sitta meteorites) revealed through magnetic susceptibility measurements
Tomáš KOHOUT, Peter JENNISKENS, Muawia H. SHADDAD, and Jakub HALODA

Thermal and fragmentation history of ureilitic asteroids: Insights from the Almahata Sitta fall
Jason S. HERRIN, Michael E. ZOLENSKY, Motoo ITO, Loan LE, David W. MITTLEFEHLDT, Peter JENNISKENS, Aidan J. ROSS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

The shape and rotation of asteroid 2008 TC3
Peter SCHEIRICH, Josef ĎURECH, Petr PRAVEC, Marek KOZUBAL, Ron DANTOWITZ, Mikko KAASALAINEN, Alberto Silva BETZLER, Paolo BELTRAME, Gustavo MULER, Peter BIRTWHISTLE, and Francois KUGEL

Electron microscopy of pyroxene in the Almahata Sitta ureilite
Takashi MIKOUCHI, Michael E. ZOLENSKY, Ichiro OHNISHI, Toshiaki SUZUKI, Hiroshi TAKEDA, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

The mid-infrared transmission spectra of multiple stones from the Almahata Sitta meteorite
Scott A. SANDFORD, Stefanie N. MILAM, Michel NUEVO, Peter JENNISKENS, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

Bidirectional visible-NIR and biconical FT-IR reflectance spectra of Almahata Sitta meteorite samples
Takahiro HIROI, Peter JENNISKENS, Janice L. BISHOP, Tahani S. M. SHATIR, Ayman M. KUDODA, and Muawia H. SHADDAD

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