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Apollo 15 LRRR (300 Corner) pointing analysis

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dc.contributor.author Wainio, K.
dc.date.accessioned 2015-09-09T22:30:06Z
dc.date.available 2015-09-09T22:30:06Z
dc.date.issued 1971
dc.identifier.other 31111000669588
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/341
dc.description.abstract This report summarizes the results of the Apollo 15 LRRR (300 Corner) Pointing Analysis. This analysis provides the parameter values for the array tilt angle and shadow mark angle, each of which are necessary to properly align the experiment on the lunar surface. These parameters are used to set the suncompass plate angle, the leveling leg stop and leg length and the suncompass shadow mark settings. Three landing sites were analyzed: the primary site, Hadley Rille and two potential alternate sites, Marius Hills and Tycho.
dc.description.statementofresponsibility prepared by K. Wainio.
dc.format.extent 14 leaves
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Bendix Aerospace Systems Division
dc.relation.ispartofseries ALSEP technical memorandum
dc.source.uri https://www.lpi.usra.edu/lunar/ALSEP/pdf/31111000669588.pdf
dc.subject.lcc TL789.8.U6A5
dc.subject.lcsh Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package
dc.subject.lcsh Lunar laser ranging
dc.subject.lcsh Laser Ranging Retroreflector Experiment
dc.title Apollo 15 LRRR (300 Corner) pointing analysis
dc.title.alternative Apollo 15 Laser Ranging Retro Reflector (300 Corner) pointing analysis


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