Accession Number:

AD0658014

Title:

THE NATURAL ENVIRONMENT OF A SATELLITE IN A SYNCHRONOUS CIRCULAR ORBIT.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WEATHER WING (6TH) ANDREWS AFB WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

The current literature is reviewed and the natural environment at about 6.6 earth radii from the center of the earth is defined in terms of the thermodynamic variables, the geophysical variables, the electromagnetic radiation environment, the particle radiation environment, and the meteoroid environment. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Unmanned Spacecraft
  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE