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Metadata Updated: December 6, 2023

Abstract ======== This data set consists of the MESSENGER Neutron Spectrometer (NS) 'derived' data records (DDRs). The NS experiment is a neutron spectrometer designed to observe neutrons emitted from Mercury's surface in the energy range from 0.01 eV to 7 MeV. There is 1 NS DDR standard data product (Neutron Count Rate, NS_DDR_NCR) and 1 NS DDR special data product (Neutron Composition, NS_DDR_NCP). The NCR data products contain net neutron count rates from the LG1, LG2, and BP sensors and uncertainties from each of these sensors. The NCP data product contains fast and epithermal count rates as a function of latitude, along with simulated count rates for the cases of no hydrogen and for a thick layer of 100 wt. percent water ice in all radar bright regions. This is version 2 of this data set; version 1 has been superceded.

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Metadata Created Date January 31, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 31, 2023
Metadata Updated Date December 6, 2023
Publisher National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Identifier urn:nasa:pds:context_pds3:data_set:data_set.mess-e-v-h-grns-4-ns-ddr-v2.0_b7kz-6j28
Data First Published 2021-05-21
Data Last Modified 2023-01-26
Category Earth Science
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 026:00
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