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Apollo scientific experiments data handbook

Show simple item record Eichelman, W. F. Lauderdale, W. W.
dc.coverage.spatial Moon 2015-09-09T22:26:32Z 2015-09-09T22:26:32Z 1976
dc.identifier.other 31111000448538
dc.description.abstract A brief description of each of the Apollo scientific experiments, together with its operational history, the data content and formats, and the availability of the data. The lunar surface experiments described are the passive seismic, active seismic, lunar surface magnetometer, solar wind spectrometer, suprathermal ion detector, heat flow, charged particle, cold cathode gage, lunar geology, laser ranging retroreflector, cosmic ray detector, lunar portable magnetometer, traverse gravimeter, soil mechanics, far UV camera (lunar surface), lunar ejecta and meteorites, surface electrical properties, lunar atmospheric composition, lunar surface gravimeter, lunar seismic profiling, neutron flux, and dust detector. The orbital experiments described are the gamma-ray spectrometer, X-ray fluorescence, alpha-particle spectrometer, S-band transponder, mass spectrometer, far UV spectrometer, bistatic radar, IR scanning radiometer, particle shadows, magnetometer, lunar sounder, and laser altimeter. A brief listing of the mapping products available and information on the sample program were also included.
dc.description.statementofresponsibility edited by W.W. Lauderdale and W.F. Eichelman.
dc.format.extent 898 pages in various pagings
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center
dc.relation.ispartofseries NASA technical memorandum ; X-58131.
dc.subject.lcsh Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package
dc.subject.lcsh Lunar geology
dc.subject.lcsh Moon--Surface
dc.title Apollo scientific experiments data handbook

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