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JplDE421GetMoonTopographicFixedFrame Method

Uses the JplDE421 data to return the orientation and position of the Moon's "Mean Earth" axes which define a fixed frame with the z-axis pointing toward the mean axis of rotation, the x-axis pointing toward the mean direction to the Earth, and the y-axis orthogonal. This is useful for describing topographic features on the Moon.

Namespace:  AGI.Foundation.Celestial
Assembly:  AGI.Foundation.Models (in AGI.Foundation.Models.dll) Version: 19.1.398.0 (19.1.398.0)
public ReferenceFrame GetMoonTopographicFixedFrame()

Return Value

Type: ReferenceFrame
A ReferenceFrame representing the orientation and position of the Moon.
This uses the International Celestial Reference Frame from the Earth in the CentralBodiesFacet to define these axes.
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