Accession Number : AD0682116

Title :   DETERMINATION OF GEODETIC COORDINATES,

Corporate Author : GENERAL DYNAMICS SAN DIEGO CA CONVAIR DIV

Personal Author(s) : Ricupito, J. R. ; Herrick, C. E.

Report Date : 06 AUG 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A method is developed for determining the geodetic coordinates of a position in space when the coordinates of the position given are those for a tracker coordinate system whose origin has the following geodetic coordinates: geodetic latitude, longitude and elevation above the reference spheroid. (Author)

Descriptors :   *POSITION FINDING), (*SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS), GEODESICS.

Subject Categories : Geodesy
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE