PPAS obs 8 April

From: Ed Cannon (ecannon@mail.utexas.edu)
Date: Fri Apr 08 2005 - 19:30:15 EDT

  • Next message: Kevin Z Grey: "Iridium Flare Prediction Algorithm"

    Observed Thursday evening (local time) from the BCRC site.
    
    24799, DFH3 2 Rk
    97- 21 B 05-04-08 02:19:12   EC   76.5 0.4   5 15.3   +3.0->i
    
    12497, Intelsat 501 Centaur Rk
    81- 50 B 05-04-08 02:21:40   EC   94.7 0.2  12  7.89  
    
    13007, Intelsat 503 Centaur Rk
    81-119 B 05-04-08 02:52:59   EC   71.8 0.2   8  8.97  
    
    28421, Cosmos 2408 Rk
    04- 37 C 05-04-08 03:04:18   EC  124.2 0.5   6 20.7  
    
    28522, Cosmos 2414 Rk
    05-  2 B 05-04-08 03:14:14   EC   83.3 0.2  30  2.78 
    
    15946, Raduga 16 (near geosynch)
    85- 70 A 05-04-08 03:49:39   EC  555.9 0.2  10 55.59  +6.5->i
    
    10025, Intelsat 404 Centaur Rk
    77- 41 B 05-04-08 03:55:03   EC  133.5 0.1  24  5.562 
    
    22245, Gorizont 27 (near geosynch)
    92- 82 A 05-04-08 04:59:31   EC  610.1 0.1   8 76.26  +5.5->i
    
    PPAS format: http://www.satobs.org/tumble/flashpm.html#PPASformat
    
    I had what I thought was NOAA 6 also, but it doesn't seem to 
    match, so I've got to double-check that one.
    
    NOSS 3-2 pair was visible without binoculars; one of them got to
    at least +3.0. 
    
    Ed Cannon - ecannon@mail.utexas.edu - Austin, Texas, USA
    
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Subscribe/Unsubscribe info, Frequently Asked Questions, SeeSat-L archive:  
    http://www.satobs.org/seesat/seesatindex.html
    



    This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Fri Apr 08 2005 - 19:39:46 EDT