Re: RELEMENTS FOR UNIDENT G.T.O.

Alan Pickup (alan@wingar.demon.co.uk)
Sun, 13 Apr 1997 09:13:59 +0100

In message <1.5.4.16.19970412181122.25477980@mail.cableinet.co.uk>,
Eberst <eberst@cableinet.co.uk> writes
>Elements by Pierre for unidentified Geostationary Transfer orbit object:
>
>99 000  A 97102.73314920 .00507116
>26.5285  71.1780 5774835 336.6701   5.3747 4.60046890
>
>Standard mag about +3

Here are the elements converted to tle format - the perigee looks rather
low...

UnID GTO object                                  17713 x 74 km
1 99000U 99 000 A 97102.73314920  .00507116  00000-0  24797-4 0    00
2 99000  26.5285  71.1780 5774835 336.6701   5.3747  4.60046890    00

Alan
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