Accession Number:

AD0261670

Title:

LUNAR TRAJECTORY STUDIES

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PHILADELPHIA PA MISSILE AND SPACE DIV

Report Date:

1961-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

283.0

Abstract:

A description of several related IBM-7090 Fortran computer programs is presented to provide a fast, accurate, and systematic procedure for determining initial conditions to the differential equations of motion from tracking data, lunar and interplanetary trajectories in n-body space, and satellite ephemeris compilations.

Subject Categories:

  • Celestial Mechanics
  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE