Re: Cassini/Huygens Saturn probe flyby

Tony Beresford (starman@camtech.net.au)
Thu, 04 Feb 1999 00:40:30 +1030

At 18:52 3/02/99 , Bryan & Jane Carney wrote:
>Hi All,
>
>    I have read that Cassini Saturn probe will make a speed gathering flyby
>of earth in August (having all ready done the same with Venus) .The pass
>will be at a distance of  1000km.
>
>    - Will the probe be visable ? ( I assume its speed will be pretty fast
>?)
>
>    - If so ,will it be possible to generate an Elset for it ?
Bryan,
The URL      http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/horizons.html
gets you to a site where you can generate ephemerides of planets, satellites
and spacecraft( DS 1,Cassini,NEAR
Tony Beresford