Transformation from proper time on Earth to coordinate time in solar system barycentric space-time frame of reference

  title={Transformation from proper time on Earth to coordinate time in solar system barycentric space-time frame of reference},
  author={Theodore D. Moyer},
  journal={Celestial mechanics},
  • T. D. Moyer
  • Published 1 December 1976
  • Physics, Geology
  • Celestial mechanics
In order to obtain accurate computed values of Earth-based range and Doppler observables of a beep space probe, an expression is required for the time differencet−τ, wheret is coordinate time in the solar system barycentric space-time frame of reference and τ is proper time recorded on a fixed atomic clock on earth. This paper is part 1 of a two-part article which obtains an expression fort−τ which is suitable for use in obtaining computed values of observations of a spacecraft or celestial… 
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