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Virtual stationary satellites over any area of the earth for a continuous or set amount of time

Patent Abstract: 
Various embodiments may provide systems and methods for achieving continuous measurements (e.g., continuous video images) of the same spot on the Earth using Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite constellations and/or Middle Earth Orbit (MEO) satellite constellations. Various embodiments may provide a system of Virtual Low Earth Orbit (LEO) Stationary Satellites (VLSSs) over any area of the Earth for a continuous or a periodic amount of time.
Benefits 
applications 
Patent Number: 
10,178,499
Internal Laboratory Ref #: 
LAR-19074-1
Patent Status: 
Patent Issue Date: 
January 1, 1970
Agency
NASA
State: 
Virginia
Phone: 
757-864-3346
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