SV: USA 116 found? and KH 11-8 glints!

bjorn@tt-tech.se
Thu, 11 Apr 1996 9:53:20 +0100

>> As a check I also clocked the culmination speed between
>> Lyra and Cygnus : 1.73 degrees / second.

My apologies - it was 1.73 seconds per degree.
I measured 12.28 seconds through the 7.1 degree field.

>> This orbit matches the track:

USA 116 obs?
1 23727U 95 65  A 96101.83503417  .00006400  00000-0  70000-4 0    00
2 23727  97.9000 214.0000 0540000 118.0000 247.6927 14.75300000    00

>> I missed the second pass because of to many clouds in the wrong place

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