Accession Number : AD0282622

Title :   INVESTIGATIONS ON PHOTOGRAPHIC ASTROMETRIC TECHNIQUE

Corporate Author : ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS DIV L G HANSCOM FIELD MASS

Personal Author(s) : EICHHORN,HEINRICH ; WILLIAMS,CAROL ANN

Report Date : JUN 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The formulae for the computation of cylindrical standard coordinates from right ascension and declination as well as from position angle and distance, and their inversions, are developed. The formulae for the transformation of cylindrical standard coordinates from one tangential circle to another are established. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ASTRONOMICAL CAMERAS, *OPTICAL IMAGES, *PROJECTIVE GEOMETRY, *SATELLITES (ARTIFICIAL), ERRORS, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, PHOTOGRAMMETRY, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, PHOTOGRAPHIC RECORDING SYSTEMS, POSITION FINDING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE