Accession Number:

ADA017277

Title:

LAGEOS Laser Observations Error Analysis,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF EARTH AND PLANETARY SCIENCES

Report Date:

1975-08-08

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Error analyses were performed to estimate the accuracy with which the locations of satellite tracking stations and the motion of the earths pole will be determinable from laser-ranging observations of the proposed LAGEOS satellite.

Subject Categories:

  • Spacecraft Trajectories and Reentry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE