Accession Number:

ADA458274

Title:

Space Astrometry in the Next Decade

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OBSERVATORY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A number of space astrometry missions have been proposed and planned for the next decade, as follow up to the highly successful Hipparcos space astrometry mission 1989-1993. These include DIVA, AMEX SMEX, AMEX MIDEX, FAME, JASMINE, SIM-PlanetQuest, Gaia, and OBSS. The capabilities and current status these missions is presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Astronomy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE