Accession Number : AD0678357

Title :   DETERMINATION OF THE POSITION OF AN ARTIFICIAL SATELLITE BY SIMULTANEOUS OBSERVATION OF ITS TOPOCENTRIC DIRECTIONS FROM KNOWN STATIONS ON THE EARTH'S SURFACE (OPREDELENIE POLOZHENIYA ISKUSSTVENNOGO SPUTNIKA PO SINKHRONNYM NABLYUDENIYAM TOPOTSENTRICHESKIKH NAPRAVLENII NA NEGO S IZVESTNYKH PUNKTOV NA POVERKHNOSTI ZEMLI),

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL CHART AND INFORMATION CENTER ST LOUIS MO LINGUISTIC SECTION

Personal Author(s) : Zhongolovich,I. D.

Report Date : OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The paper deals with the case of simultaneous observations of a satellite from three known stations on the earth's surface. The results may be easily generalized for the case of similar observations from more stations, as well as for that of observations from two stations only. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SATELLITES(ARTIFICIAL), POSITION FINDING), SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, OPTICAL TRACKING, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, GEODESICS, USSR

Subject Categories : Geodesy
      Optical Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE