NAVSTAR Global Positioning System (GPS) Orbital Data
Entry ID: CGS_NGSD_GPS_ORBITS

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Summary
Abstract: The National Geodetic Survey (NGS) provides precise orbital positions
and velocities for the NAVSTAR Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite
constellation. This data is computed from satellite tracking data collected in
the United States and other countries. The NGS ephemeris data is computed and
distributed using coordinates and station velocities published in the Annual
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Originating Center
Data Center
National Geodetic Survey, National Ocean Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ngs.noaa.gov/
Dataset ID: GPS ORBITS

Data Center Personnel
Name: INFORMATION SERVICES BRANCH NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY
Phone: 301-713-3242
Fax: 301-713-4172
Email: ngs.infocenter at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Geodetic Survey, NOAA
Information Services Branch
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (301) 713-3229
Email: bwallace at ngs.noaa.gov
Contact Address:
National Ocean Service, National Geodetic Survey
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
1315 East-West Highway
City: Silver Spring
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20910-3282
Country: USA
Publications/References
Remondi, B. W., 1989. Extending the National Geodetic Survey Standard Orbit Formats, NOAA Technical Report NOS 133 NGS 46.

Information Flyers of the National Geodetic Survey, U.S. Department of
Commerce, NOAA/NOS/CGS
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1999-06-15
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