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Satellite orbits

  • Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof
  • Herbert Lichtenegger
  • James Collins

Abstract

The applications of GPS depend substantially on knowing the satellite orbits. For single receiver positioning, an orbital error is highly correlated with the positional error. In the case of baselines, relative orbital errors are considered to be approximately equal to relative baseline errors.

Keywords

Orbit Determination Orbital Plane Semimajor Axis Solar Radiation Pressure Satellite Clock 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Wien 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernhard Hofmann-Wellenhof
    • 1
  • Herbert Lichtenegger
    • 1
  • James Collins
    • 2
  1. 1.Abteilung fü Positionierung und NavigationTechnische Universität GrazGrazAustria
  2. 2.GPS Services, Inc.RockvilleUSA

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