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Catalog of Chandra X-ray Telescope Small Bodies Observations

This page provides links to Small Bodies related observations made with the Chandra X-ray Telescope. The SBN does not archive any data from Chandra, but this page may assist scientists in finding the desired observations in the Chandra Data Archive. The listing is, as far as we know, complete through 27 August 2013. The list is updated periodically.

The tables below each contain a list of related objects, their classification, and the number of their Chandra observations. Clicking on an object's name will bring you to a page for that object, listing each observation and providing important data to help you access the data using Chandra's observation search engine.

Because of the number of objects, the data have been broken up in to different categories, seen by the links below. Feel free to use these links to get to the catagory that you are looking for, but note that some of these lists may be huge. It is recommended that you do a search within the web browser to find the object you are looking for. In most web browsers, to do this you will need to press CTRL-F and type part of the name or designation of the object.


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Object Name Classification Records
Object_Name Asteroid_type 1

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Comets

Object Name Classification Records
2P/Encke 1 (1818 W1) ETc 30
103P/Hartley 2 (1986 E2) JFc 14
17P/Holmes 1 (1892 V1) JFc 3
153P/Ikeya-Zhang 1 (2002 C1) COM 2
C/ISON (2012 S1) HYP 26
C/LINEAR (1999 S4) HYP 24
C/LINEAR (2000 WM1) HYP 4
C/LINEAR (2001 A2) COM 29
C/McNaught-Hartley (1999 T1) COM 5
C/NEAT (2001 Q4) HYP 3
C/PanSTARRS (2011 L4) HYP 8
73P/Schwassmann-Wachmann 3-B (1930 J1-B) JFc 5
9P/Tempel 1 (1867 G1) JFc 35
8P/Tuttle 1 (1858 A1) JFC 15

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Asteroids

Object Name Classification Records
33342 (1998 WT24) ATE 3
134340 Pluto TNO 1

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Satellites

Object Name Classification Records
E1 Moon 6
S6 Titan 3

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