CelestialObject.SetOrientation(Matrix, Variable) Method

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Description

Sets the orientation of the CelestialObject's body fixed frame referenced from the MJ2000 Earth Equator frame.

 

Timing Precision Mode

This page describes functionality in nanosecond timing precision mode.

 

Method Signature

CelestialObject.SetOrientation(

Matrix orientation,


Variable spinRate)

 

Arguments

orientation


Description:

direction cosine matrix representing the orientation of the CelestialObject

Required Size:

3 x 3

 

spinRate


Description:

spin rate for celestial object

Units:

deg/s

Valid Range:

spinRate ≥ 0

 

 

Syntax

myCelestialObject1.SetOrientation(myMatrix1, myVariable1);

 

See also

CelestialObject Object

CelestialObjects Guide