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The Prairie Meteorite Network
Author(s): Richard E. McCrosky; Harold Boeschenstein
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Paper Abstract

A network of sixteen stations has been established in the Midwest to obtain photographic data on bright meteors. Special photo-electric techniques have been devised to automate the camera stations, which continuously patrol the nighttime sky.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 May 1965
PDF: 6 pages
Opt. Eng. 3(4) 304127 doi: 10.1117/12.7971304
Published in: Optical Engineering Volume 3, Issue 4
Show Author Affiliations
Richard E. McCrosky, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (United States)
Harold Boeschenstein, Harvard College Observatory (United States)

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