Accession Number : ADA329698

Title :   Photometry Observations of Space Objects on Russian Northern Caucases Station

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH INST OF PRECISION DEVICE ENGINEERING MOSCOW (RUSSIA)

Personal Author(s) : Shargorodsky, Viktor

PDF Url : ADA329698

Report Date : 05 MAY 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 83

Abstract : This report results from a contract tasking Scientific Research Institute of Precision Device Engineering (SRIPDE) as follows: The contractor will investigate photometry observations of space objects on Russian Northern Caucases Station Kosmoten. The contractor will conduct photometric observations from kosmoten of ten satellites in geosynchrynous orbit, and data resulting from photometric observations to detect non-orbital motion of satellites and provide results of analysis to include description of measurement methods and evaluation of accuracy, including effects on measurement quali atmospheric instability.

Descriptors :   *ARTIFICIAL SATELLITES, *SPACE OBJECTS, *PHOTOMETRY, EARTH ORBITS, ATMOSPHERIC DISTURBANCES, RUSSIA, SPACE STATIONS, ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORIES, SATELLITE PHOTOGRAPHY, SATELLITE TRACKING SYSTEMS, TRACKING TELESCOPES, SATELLITE IMAGERY.

Subject Categories : Unmanned Spacecraft
      Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE