Re: Daylight passes at H-A??

From: Tom Wagner (sciteach@mchsi.com)
Date: Mon Aug 02 2004 - 14:44:29 EDT

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    > You'll have to give us your User Name and Password in order for anyone to
    check it!
    
    Sorry, I got the URL from another SeeSat member. I clicked on it and it
    opened up for me. Oh well. Maybe this one will have to go unanswered. No
    problem.
    
    Thanks for the response.
    
    Tom  Iowa
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Bob Christy" <rdc@zarya.info>
    To: <SeeSat-L@satobs.org>
    Sent: Monday, August 02, 2004 1:28 PM
    Subject: RE: Daylight passes at H-A??
    
    
    > You'll have to give us your User Name and Password in order for anyone to
    > check it!
    >
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: Tom Wagner [mailto:sciteach@mchsi.com]
    > Sent: Monday, August 02, 2004 6:22 PM
    > To: SeeSat-L@satobs.org
    > Subject: Daylight passes at H-A??
    
    > I may be overlooking the obvious (wouldn't be the 1st time) but will
    someone
    > please explain why the satellite passes listed here
    >
    http://heavens-above.com/allsats.asp?Session=kebgcedgajfdbncaeblfnceb&Mag=3.
    
    > appear to be daylight passes (according to the times listed) when yet the
    > sun is listed as being below the horizon? The sun's altitude is listed on
    > the page you come to when you click on a specific time.
    >
    > E.g.
    >
    > Pass Details
    > Date:  Monday, 02 August, 2004
    > Satellite:  Cosmos 2333 Rocket
    > Observer's Location:  uftg ( 37.8967S, 145.2994W)
    > Local Time:  Australian Eastern Standard Time (GMT + 10:00)
    > Orbit:  841 x 861 km, 70.9 (Epoch 31 Jul)
    > Sun altitude at time of maximum pass altitude:  -6.2
    >
    > Maximum altitude 13:23:28
    >
    > Thanks!
    >
    > Tom  Iowa  USA
    
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