Accession Number : ADA118427
Title : Sources of Errors in Locating Weather Systems in Imagery from Polar-Orbiting Satellites--A Short Primer in Spacecraft Geometry.
Descriptive Note : Technical note,
Corporate Author : WEATHER WING (1ST) HICKAM AFB HI
Personal Author(s) : Danielson,David C
PDF Url : ADA118427
Report Date : Jan 1981
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : Accurate tracking of meteorological systems in satellite imagery requires recognition and correction of location errors. This technical note discusses three sources of location errors: satellite attitude, orbital anomalies, and satellite perspective. These errors may be corrected in the gridding process.
Descriptors : *Typhoons, *Satellite networks, Satellite attitude, Weather, Tropical cyclones, Orbits, Meteorology, Tracking, Position(Location), Errors
Subject Categories : Meteorology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE