Accession Number:

AD0602728

Title:

A COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR AUTOMATIC STAR IDENTIFICATION.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

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Report Date:

1963-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

This report describes an automatic star identification program. The identification of stars is obtained from the Boss Catalogue data recorded on magnetic tape, and standard coordinates are computed. The output format is compatible with the input format of the camera orientation programs. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE