Accession Number:

AD0775393

Title:

Analysis of Laser Data for Geodetic Purposes.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 2 Apr-30 Sep 73,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-10-25

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

MITs Planetary Ephemeris Program has been modified to permit a weighted least squares estimate for variations in the earths rotation and polar motion using earth satellite and lunar laser ranging data. A test solution was performed with data obtained during the first two years of the lunar laser ranging experiment. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Geodesy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE