Unknown Satellite Observed

Rainer Kracht (R.KRACHT@ABBS.heide.de)
Mon, 5 Dec 94 19:43:10 GMT

  
 Unknown Satellite Observed 
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 Russell Eberst and Pierre Neirinck have found an unknown satellite in 
 an orbit with approx. 713 x 761 km, inclination 98.3 deg. 
  
UNK941126      
1 99000U          94338.97847640  .00001503  00000-0  42282-3 0    03 
2 99000  98.2946 350.1888 0033645 321.4515  38.1547 14.45624076    00 
  
 First observation was by Russell on Nov 26 with mag 4.7 and 5.4 steady. 
 Pierre found it on Dec 03 with mag 3 to mag 8 very irreg., period about 50 s. 
 On Dec 04 Pierre reported mag 3.5 to mag 7.5, period 46 seconds. 
  
 Further observations are welcome. 
  
 Rainer Kracht Dec 05