Search orbits for USA 86/116

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Sat, 12 Apr 1997 01:41:22 +0200

#22251 USA 86 and #23728 USA 116 are becoming visible from the North,
moving down with time.

There is little reason to believe that USA 86 maneuvred during winter,
but its ndot2 has been a little higher than the last published elset
indicates. Elset "USA 86 A" below is about 6 min. ahead.

For USA 116, an operational positioning should be close to the MM of
USA 129, and passing about 02:55 to 03:35 after USA 129.
This is about midway between "USA 116 A" and "USA 116 B" below.

USA 86 A
1 22251U 92083A   97103.06274143  .00000424  00000-0  29496-4 0    12
2 22251  97.7702 197.5086 0424030  32.5807 330.0811 14.54733086 27356
USA 86 Molczan
1 22251U 92083  A 97103.06718094  .00000333  00000-0  22849-4 0    11
2 22251  97.7786 197.7505 0421522  33.9341 328.8071 14.54668467 27763
USA 116 A
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.09006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    11
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 B
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.08006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    10
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 C
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.07006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    19
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 D
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.06006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    11
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 E
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.05006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    17
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 F
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.04006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    16
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 116 G
1 23728U 95066  A 97103.03006047  .00010255  00000-0  10529-3 0    15
2 23728  97.8720 214.2322 0540270  11.1163 350.1133 14.74043466 28155
USA 86 A
1 22251U 92083A   97103.06274143  .00000424  00000-0  29496-4 0    12
2 22251  97.7702 197.5086 0424030  32.5807 330.0811 14.54733086 27356
USA 86 Molczan
1 22251U 92083  A 97103.06718094  .00000333  00000-0  22849-4 0    11
2 22251  97.7786 197.7505 0421522  33.9341 328.8071 14.54668467 27763
USA 129 A
1 24680U 96072  A 97102.06499242  .00010426  00000-0  11932-3 0    17
2 24680  97.8549 165.3213 0536316 160.8199 201.4086 14.74086088  3092
 

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