Re: MSX Delta reentry over Texas ?

Robert G Fenske Jr (fenske@rgfpc.electro.swri.edu)
Mon, 27 Jan 1997 16:48:28 -0600 (CST)

On Mon, 27 Jan 1997, Bjoern Gimle wrote:

> The track of the final(?) elset and orbit (very high MM, low orbit)
> is right across Texas at about 3:38 (UTC-6h), very close to 3:40,
> as indicated by a mail from Joe Dellinger. The track passes slightly
> W of Tulsa, OK to slightly E.of San Antonio, TX.

	Seguin, where the object was found, is about 50km ENE of
downtown San Antonio.
 
> MSX r            5.9  2.4  0.0  5.6 d
> 1 23852U 96024  B 97 22.37676412  .00000000  24109-5  41939-3 0  4307
> 2 23852  96.5767 344.6986 0013684 128.9053 231.6615 16.61056074 42086


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