observed position

observed position

[əb′zərvd pə′zish·ən]
(ordnance)
Position of a moving target at the instant of observation.
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When I came home that night, it was lying dead a few yards from the last observed position - just as I have frequently observed bees expiring around the garden in recent years, something I had never previously seen.
It should be noted that, during the WAIM, the shear rate of the melt in the outer zone was similar to that in the corresponding zone during the CIM, since the observed position for SEM was filled during the partial melt filling stage (similar to the melt filling process in CIM).
The observed position of the peak is always red shifted with respect to the actual bound state energy [E.
The CLUES simulations use the observed positions and peculiar velocities of galaxies within 10,000,000 light-years of the Milky Way to accurately simulate the local environment of the Milky Way.