Welcome to DARTS/AKARI
16 Sep. 2011: "Asteroid catalog using AKARI (AcuA)" is open to the public. Click here.
AKARI is Japan's first dedicated infrared astronomical satellite (and the second infrared space mission following IRTS) launched on February 22, 2006. AKARI's primary mission is to carry out the all-sky survey with the best sensitivity, spatial resolution and the widest wavelengths.