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Iau2015OrientationComputeMoon Method

Compute the IauOrientationParameters for the Moon. The IAU 2015 report did not provide orientation formulae because they are only accurate to approximately 150 m. This class will provide the orientation parameters from the 2009 report. For higher fidelity, consider using a lunar ephemeris, such as JplDE, and deriving orientation.

Namespace:  AGI.Foundation.Celestial
Assembly:  AGI.Foundation.Models (in AGI.Foundation.Models.dll) Version: 20.3.405.0 (20.3.405.0)
Syntax
public static IauOrientationParameters ComputeMoon(
	JulianDate date
)

Parameters

date
Type: AGI.Foundation.TimeJulianDate
The date to evaluate the parameters.

Return Value

Type: IauOrientationParameters
The IauOrientationParameters representing the orientation of Earth's Moon.
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