Accession Number : AD0430705

Title :   RESEARCH INTO METHODS OF DETERMINING THE RELATIVE HEIGHTS OF PHYSIOGRAPHIC FEATURES OF THE MOON.

Descriptive Note : Annual summary rept. no. 2, 1962-1963,

Corporate Author : MANCHESTER UNIV (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Kopal,Zdenek

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : The report concerns work on re-determination of the libration constants and development of a theory of librations of the Moon; evaluation and measurement of old Paris plates of the Moon; determination of the shape of the Moon from eclipse photographs and an analysis of previous observations of the form of the Moon by expansion in tesseral harmonics. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MOON, OSCILLATION), (*EXTRATERRESTRIAL TOPOGRAPHY, MOON), PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, SOLAR ECLIPSES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE