Rocket Bodies

Ron Lee (
Sat, 26 Apr 1997 19:36:13 -0600 (MDT)

At 16:35 97/4/26 -0400, you wrote:
>I have also seen the Magellan r/b, which is in a similar orbit.  My obs 
>wasn't at perigee, but it was quite a satisfying object at 5000 km.

>-- Sean Sullivan

I just checked a catalog and the magellan r/b is also an IUS SRM1.  I 
checked for Centaurs and gave up recording them.  Seems they are very 
common although I have never seen one (and known it).  Guess I will have
to add the IUS and Centaurs to my list of objects to look at.