Updated Lacrosse 4 elements

From: Ted Molczan (molczan@home.com)
Date: Sat Aug 26 2000 - 18:04:14 PDT

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    I derived the following elements using observations by myself and Paul Gabriel,
    from 21 to 26 August UTC:
    
    Lacrosse 4      18.0  4.5  0.0  3.6 v
    1 26473U 00047A   00239.42216435  .00000648  00000-0  13031-3 0    06
    2 26473  67.9970  16.7963 0002522 208.8579 151.2490 14.61476889    00
    
    Mean residuals are less than 1 arc min.
    
    There is some indication that a very small orbit-raising manoeuvre was made
    during the past couple of days, which appears as decrease in motion and a
    negative rate of decay, in this elset based on observations from 24 to 26
    August UTC:
    
    1 26473U 00047A   00239.42216435 -.00000284  00000-0 -57132-4 0    05
    2 26473  67.9981  16.7972 0002494 216.9196 143.1811 14.61475025    03
    
    It may simply be that we cannot determine the rate of decay accurately over
    such a small data arc.
    
    I made the following observation this morning:
    
    26473 00 047A   2701 P 20000826084303370 17 25 0711498+262462 18 S
    
    Ted Molczan
    
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