STATISTICAL MODEL FOR RANDOM ERRORS OF POSITION LOCATION BASED ON LINES OF POSITION

The U.S. Coast Guard's Aids to Navigation Positioning Project has proposed that procedures for routine determination of positions be revised to include redundant observations for assessing precision and accuracy of the results. This report provides a statistical model and a method for calculating a confidence region for the position location.

  • Corporate Authors:

    National Bureau of Standards

    Gaithersburg, MD  USA 

    United States Coast Guard

    2100 Second Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20593
  • Authors:
    • Rosenblatt, J R
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 15 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176259
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NBSIR-78-1457, NBS2050597
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 2002 12:00AM