Re: Flashing satellite

Rainer Kracht (R.Kracht@t-online.de)
Tue, 27 Aug 96 22:30 +0100

>Date: Tue, 27 Aug 1996 07:42:21 -0600
>From: "R.B. Minton"  <rbminton@sembilan.UCHSC.edu>
>To: bdp@mpepl
>Cc: seesat-L@iris01.plasma.mpe-garching.mpg.de
>Subject: Flashing satellite

>Does anyone know what satellite this was based on flash interval, 
>time, & position?

>At 06:24:20, it was very near v2 Cass at RA 0h 55m, Dec +59.  
>It was moving from N to S at about 6 deg/min.

Based on time & position, this was 63-14A (Midas 6):

Midas 6          9.0  1.5  0.0  5.9
1 00574U 63014  A 96228.34734015  .00000003  00000-0  10000-3 0  8350
2 00574  87.3462 153.6372 0030955   1.7692 358.3269  8.65262334275405


Rainer Kracht
R.Kracht@t-online.de