by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Earth Satellite Service, National Technical Information Service [distributor in Washington, D.C, Springfield, VA .
Written in English
|Statement||Norman C. Grody and William C. Shen.|
|Series||NOAA technical report NESS -- 88.|
|Contributions||Shen, William C., United States. National Earth Satellite Service.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 52 p. :|
|Number of Pages||52|
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