Accession Number:

AD0779157

Title:

Gravity Anomaly Expansion in Ellipsoidal Lame Functions (Razlozhenie Anomalii Sily Tyazhesti v Ryady po Ellipsoidalnym Funktsiyam Lame),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

DEFENSE MAPPING AGENCY AEROSPACE CENTER ST LOUIS AIR FORCE STATION MO TECHNICAL TRANSLATION SECTION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The author examines the possibility of representing the earths gravitational field as an infinite series of polynomials from ellipsoidal functions. He obtains a method for finding the unknown expansion coefficients from the observed gravity values.

Subject Categories:

  • Geodesy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE