Accession Number : AD0781930
Title : Technique for Combined Determination of Astronomical Coordinates of a Point and the Azimuth of Orienting Direction,
Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA
Personal Author(s) : Volkov,V. I.
Report Date : 19 APR 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : In the interest of shortening observation time, the author proposes a technique of combined determination of the astronomical latitude and longitude and of the azimuth of the orienting direction on the basis of observations of a minimum quantity of northern and southern stars in the meridian of the place of observation.
Descriptors : *Stars, *Coordinates, *Azimuth, Translations, USSR
Subject Categories : Astronomy
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE