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Fig. 14


Collision probability with Mars (using its current orbital and physical properties) per orbital revolution as a function of the projectile perihelion distance (qp) divided by Mars’ perihelion distance (qt), according to different methods. The variations are shown for the immediate vicinity of qp = qt, using an abscissa proportional to log (1 − qp/qt).

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