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Area Space radiocommunications / Satellites, spacecrafts and orbits

IEV ref725-11-23

en
descending node (of a satellite)
the point at which the orbit of a satellite intersects the principal reference plane, the third co-ordinate of the satellite being decreasing on passing through that point

fr
noeud descendant (d'un satellite) m
point où l'orbite d'un satellite coupe le plan fondamental, la troisième coordonnée du satellite étant décroissante lors de son passage par ce point

ar
عقدة هابطة (لقمر الصناعي )

de
absteigender Knoten (eines Satelliten), m

es
nodo descendente (de un satélite)

fi
laskeva solmu

it
nodo discendente (di un satellite)

ja
降交点, <衛星の>

pl
węzeł zniżania (satelity)

pt
nó descendente (de um satélite)

sl
padajoče sečišče (satelita)

sv
nedstigande nod

Publication date: 1994-08
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