Reports

Evaporation of Ice in Space: Saturn's Rings

+ See all authors and affiliations

Science  08 Sep 1967:
Vol. 157, Issue 3793, pp. 1175-1176
DOI: 10.1126/science.157.3793.1175

Abstract

The photosputtering erosion velocity of ice in space is estimated to be 400 centimeters per billion years at 1 astronomical unit.

Related Content