Re: SETI ET's problem with Doppler.


Yvan Dutil (Yvan.Dutil@drev.dnd.ca)
Mon, 13 Sep 1999 13:20:55 -0400


At 11:36 AM 9/13/99 -0500, Henry Wallace wrote:
>Dr. H. Paul Shuch wrote
>
>> ...correcting frequency for the Earth's motion
>> with respect to the Galactic center of rest.
>
>I understand that the Hubble space telescope
>has begun returning images supposedly from
>the "edge" of the universe.
>
>Is it yet possible to estimate Earth's position/
>velocity relative to the Universal Center??

There is no such thing as the center of the universe.
However, from the observation of COBE it is possible
to determine de direction ond the velocity of the
Earth compare to the 3 K background.

Yvan Dutil



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