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pointing satellites

Spanish translation: apuntando a satélites


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English term or phrase:pointing satellites
Spanish translation:apuntando a satélites
Entered by: Jorge Merino
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16:30 Dec 18, 2010
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Science - Telecom(munications) / satelites
English term or phrase: pointing satellites
en un texto sobre satélites en la sección de pérdidas troposféricas aparece lo siguiente:

Troposheric losses
Low layers of the atmosphere (troposphere) can present important variation of concentration in water molecules (rain, snow, fog). These meteorological phenomena are responsible for absorption of more specifically some frequencies :
Oxygen (O2) and water (H2O)
Rain, snow, ice
Sand and dust
Low elevation : for antennas situated in high latitudes or pointing satellites in the East and the West extremities of Clarke's belt.

no sé como poner" pointing satellites" satélites de orientación?
espero que me puedan ayudar ya que es urgente gracias
apuntando a satélites
...antenas... o apuntando a satélites....

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4 +2apuntando a satélites
Jorge Merino
3satélites de navegación
Marisol Sahagun



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satélites de navegación

Según la explicación en el enlace de Wikipedia esos son los que me parecen mas cercanos a la palabra "pointing" :)

    Reference: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sat%C3%A9lite_artificial#Tipos_...
Marisol Sahagun
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apuntando a satélites

...antenas... o apuntando a satélites....


Jorge Merino
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agree  Robin Levey: Yes - and the sloppy English should read "pointing AT satellites".
1 hr
  -> Gracias media!

agree  Rodrigo Castillo H.
21 hrs
  -> Muchas gracias Rodrigo
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