Accession Number : AD0430705


Title :   RESEARCH INTO METHODS OF DETERMINING THE RELATIVE HEIGHTS OF PHYSIOGRAPHIC FEATURES OF THE MOON.


Descriptive Note : Annual summary rept. no. 2, 1962-1963,


Corporate Author : MANCHESTER UNIV (ENGLAND)


Personal Author(s) : Kopal,Zdenek


Report Date : AUG 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 21


Abstract : The report concerns work on re-determination of the libration constants and development of a theory of librations of the Moon; evaluation and measurement of old Paris plates of the Moon; determination of the shape of the Moon from eclipse photographs and an analysis of previous observations of the form of the Moon by expansion in tesseral harmonics. (Author)


Descriptors :   (*MOON, OSCILLATION), (*EXTRATERRESTRIAL TOPOGRAPHY, MOON), PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, SOLAR ECLIPSES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE