Matching observed object

Bruno Tilgner (
Fri, 2 Jan 1998 18:13:27 -0500

Luca Bertagnolio wrote:

>I would like to know what object was luckily spotted by me, and here is
>the data:
>Lat 39 0 N
>Lon 8 56 E
>Time 5:10:00 UTC

In all likelihood this was COSMOS 2322R (95058B), a 10-m long rocket
body. Its trajectory fits the data very well.

As regards the question which software is being used: I wrote the
program myself.

Bruno Tilgner
Saint-Cloud, France