Fig. 3: Fraction of total surface area at each latitude remaining perennially below 110 K, the adopted sublimation temperature for water ice. | Nature Astronomy

Fig. 3: Fraction of total surface area at each latitude remaining perennially below 110 K, the adopted sublimation temperature for water ice.

From: Micro cold traps on the Moon

Fig. 3

Black points are fractional cold-trap areas within 1° latitude bands, with temperatures spatially binned at ~250 m. Vertical bars and curves are best-fit models of PSR and cold-trap area fractions over all spatial scales.

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