Accession Number : ADA190777

Title :   Computing Basic Solar and Lunar Data from the Air Almanac.

Descriptive Note : Final technical note,

Corporate Author : WEATHER WING (5TH) LANGLEY AFB VA

Personal Author(s) : Sanders, John K ; Elliott, Charles R ; Gilligan, George T , Jr

PDF Url : ADA190777

Report Date : Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : This Technical Note provides programmed instruction on the use of the Air Almanac to compute times of sunrise, sunset, moonrise, moonset, and Duration of Civil Twilight for any location between latitudes 60 deg S and 90 deg N. Appropriate basic astronomy is included. This Technical Note updates and supersedes 5WW/TN-79/002.

Descriptors :   *ALMANACS, *ASTRONOMY, *SUNRISE, *SUNSET, CIVIL AFFAIRS, MOON, PROGRAMMED INSTRUCTION, TIME, TWILIGHT, TIME INTERVALS

Subject Categories : Astronomy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE