Cerise elements

Allen Thomson (thomsona@netcom.com)
Sun, 11 Aug 1996 18:00:30 -0700

   With regard to the AWST report of a collision between Cerise 
and an Ariane fragment in late July 1996, here is my collection 
of Cerise elements for that time.  Just looking at the mean 
motion derivative, it seems as if epoch 96210.78 is the 
anomalous one. 


1 23606U          96204.16522808  .00000091           24809-4 0  1944
2 23606  98.1026 140.5386 0009008  71.1502 289.0679 14.67264013 55842

1 23606U          96204.43800766  .00000084           23470-4 0  2010
2 23606  98.1026 140.8083 0009005  70.4320 289.7855 14.67264014 55884

1 23606U          96205.39273562  .00000083           23247-4 0  2127
2 23606  98.1025 141.7519 0008991  67.4104 292.8048 14.67264268 56023

1 23606U          96207.16580144  .00000078           22486-4 0  1959
2 23606  98.1027 143.5052 0008987  62.8166 297.3954 14.67264644 56281

1 23606U          96209.55262140  .00000054           18109-4 0  2409
2 23606  98.1022 145.8692 0009104  56.7984 303.4095 14.67264765 56631

1 23606U          96210.78012517  .42281232           60776-1 0  2068
2 23606  98.1039 147.0843 0008886  60.3283 299.8805 14.67265738 56818

1 23606U          96211.46207215  .00000442           87023-4 0  2170
2 23606  98.1031 147.7571 0008828  57.9183 302.2887 14.67267229 56919

1 23606U          96212.07582686  .00000515           10000-3 0  2335
2 23606  98.1027 148.3633 0008860  55.1373 305.0626 14.67212094 57000

1 23606U          96212.55318801  .00000338           68594-4 0  1989
2 23606  98.1030 148.8358 0008824  54.3848 305.8180 14.67267427 57071

1 23606U          96213.43972013  .00000230           49401-4 0  2302
2 23606  98.1035 149.7127 0008889  51.3287 308.8711 14.67267183 57202

1 23606U          96213.91708320  .00000269           56240-4 0  1998
2 23606  98.1040 150.1860 0008900  50.3311 309.8716 14.67267764 57277

1 23606U          96214.46264167  .00000152           35645-4 0  2162
2 23606  98.1041 150.7247 0009088  47.2034 312.9931 14.67267074 57355

1 23606U          96218.21334870  .00000201           44258-4 0  2006
2 23606  98.1042 154.4368 0008990  37.2885 322.8942 14.67268333 57907

1 23606U          96219.44085253  .00000068           20694-4 0  2188
2 23606  98.1038 155.6508 0008912  34.0656 326.1108 14.67268036 58087