Accession Number:

AD0781930

Title:

Technique for Combined Determination of Astronomical Coordinates of a Point and the Azimuth of Orienting Direction,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-04-19

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

In the interest of shortening observation time, the author proposes a technique of combined determination of the astronomical latitude and longitude and of the azimuth of the orienting direction on the basis of observations of a minimum quantity of northern and southern stars in the meridian of the place of observation.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronomy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE