Accession Number:

ADA048155

Title:

Real-Time, Intermediate-Field Astrometry

Descriptive Note:

Project rept.

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH LEXINGTON LINCOLN LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-10-28

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

An experiment to test the accuracy of a very simple calibration scheme is described. It is concluded that a mean-offset, three-star calibration working from a catalog of 1600 reference stars can provide positional accuracy of ten seconds of arc with the ETS equipment.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronomy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE