Re: STEP 2 rk debris catalogued

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Thu, 18 Jul 1996 21:44:28 +0200 (MET DST)

Correcting a few mistakes of mine :

>On July 17, several pieces were cataloged at OIG as 94-29 D-M
>(#23956-23964).

There is yet another fragment, N

STEP-2 Pegasus debris N                          557 x 390
1 23965U 94029N   96200.21344872  .00141180  00000-0  37033-2 0    36
2 23965  82.3562 151.0529 0122405   0.6289 359.5078 15.30806114115323

>The C fragment was catalogued earlier in July as #23942. 
>STEP 2 deb. C                                    398 x 317
>1 23942U 94029C   96183.94278521  .06947558  00000-0  42345-1 0    16
>2 23942  81.8466 166.7891 0060172 292.1693  67.1049 15.70426047  1678

This one decayed July 03

The Ariane launch was 44P (not L - a recent Gorizont was 44L !)

>Ariane 44P debris D                              35625 x 212
>1 23951U 96040D   96194.34482006  .00056486  00000-0  66844-2 0    29
>2 23951   6.9595  81.2596 7287664 180.0099 179.0648  2.29235954    55
>Ariane 44P debris C                              35654 x 204
>1 23950U 96040C   96193.75210374 -.00000399  00000-0  00000+0 0    10
>2 23950   6.9469  81.5588 7292111 179.4378  49.9644  2.29092215    33

Bjoern Gimle