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Infrared Radiometer Data of Mercury

NSSDCA ID: PSPA-00272

Availability: At NSSDC, Ready for Offline Distribution (or Staging if Digital)

Time span: 1974-03-29 to 1974-03-29

Description

This data set consists of one EBCDIC magnetic tape recorded on an IBM 370/158 computer. Each record consists of 92 8-bit characters. File 1 of the tape contains data from the Mercury forward pass. File 2 contains data from the Mercury aft pass. Each logical record contains S/C GMT time in hours, minutes, and seconds; latitude, longitude, and local time on Mercury; emission angle; slant range; limb angle; and field of view correction and brightness temperatures for two channels. These and other data are also held by E. D. Miner, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, to whom requesters are referred.

Disciplines

  • Planetary Science: Atmospheres
  • Planetary Science: Geology and Geophysics

Old NSSDCA ID

  • 73-085A-06A

Additional Information

Spacecraft

Experiments

Questions or comments about this data collection can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office.

 

Personnel

NameRoleOriginal AffiliationE-mail
Mr. Stillman C. Chase, Jr.General ContactSanta Barbara Research Center 
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