Coordinates of anthropogenic features on the Moon

R. V. Wagner, D. M. Nelson, J. B. Plescia, Mark Robinson, E. J. Speyerer, E. Mazarico

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Abstract

High-resolution images from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) Narrow Angle Camera (NAC) reveal the landing locations of recent and historic spacecraft and associated impact sites across the lunar surface. Using multiple images of each site acquired between 2009 and 2015, an improved Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) ephemeris, and a temperature-dependent camera orientation model, we derived accurate coordinates (

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalIcarus
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StateAccepted/In press - Jul 16 2015

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Keywords

  • Data reduction techniques
  • Image processing
  • Moon, surface

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Space and Planetary Science
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

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Wagner, R. V., Nelson, D. M., Plescia, J. B., Robinson, M., Speyerer, E. J., & Mazarico, E. (Accepted/In press). Coordinates of anthropogenic features on the Moon. Icarus. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.icarus.2016.05.011