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The moon

, Volume 4, Issue 1–2, pp 155–159 | Cite as

Measurement of physical librations using laser retroreflectors

  • J. Derral Mulholland
  • Eric C. Silverberg
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Keywords

Physical Libration Laser Retroreflector 
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© D. Reidel Publishing Company 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Derral Mulholland
    • 1
  • Eric C. Silverberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of AstronomyUniversity of Texas at AustinUSA
  2. 2.McDonald ObservatoryFt. DavisUSA

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