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problem36_71 - object separation (75 m). We have: km. 490 m...

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36.71 : Diffraction limited seeing and Rayleigh’s criterion tell us: . 10 53 . 1 ) m 10 00 . 4 ( ) m 10 00 . 5 )( 22 . 1 ( λ 22 . 1 sin 4 3 7 - - - × = × × = = D θ But now the altitude of the astronaut can be calculated from the angle (above) and the
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Unformatted text preview: object separation (75 m). We have: km. 490 m 10 90 . 4 10 53 . 1 m . 75 sin tan tan 5 4 = = = = = -x x h h x...
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2010 for the course PHYS 208 taught by Professor Ross during the Spring '08 term at Texas A&M.

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