Re: Anyone help me?

Ron Lee (ronlee@pcisys.net)
Wed, 13 Aug 1997 09:47:02

In addition to the prediction web site mentioned, try this one:

http://sat.physics.ox.ac.uk/sat/satintro.html

You will find prediction software and elements.

Ron lee


At 08:15 97/8/13 -0500, you wrote:
>
>     As I am a rank beginner in visual observation of satellites, I would 
>     like to know if anyone out there can offer some assistance.
>     
>     I would like to know if you could supply me with some GOOD 
>     observations that my son and I might be able to enjoy, without the use 
>     of optics.
>     
>     We spend our weekends under the VERY dark skies at the lake home, and 
>     really enjoy watching the MIR-Progress system.
>     
>     Please let me know if you have any predictions that are of a fairly 
>     high magnitude, i.e. naked eye.  Our lake home is in Pierceton, 
>     Indiana, USA, and is at 41.12.01N, 85.42.20W at an elevation of 250 
>     meters.
>     
>     Thank you very much.
>     Jim D. Martin
>     jdmartin@itt.com
>
>
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