Jul 9 Obs 99099A, Unknown Molniya 2

Tony Beresford (starman@camtech.net.au)
Sat, 10 Jul 1999 04:47:34 +0930

In IOD format
99099 99 099A   8597 G 19990709102705560 17 25 1508700+250500 48 R+060 05 120000
23609 95 034A   8597 G 19990709112342800 17 25 1235500-614000 48 S+065 05       
23609 95 034A   8597 G 19990709112513300 17 25 1413000-534000 48 S+060 05       
23609 95 034A   8597 G 19990709112745800 17 25 1542300-344000 48 S+055 05       
23609 95 034A   8597 G 19990709112919100 17 25 1608500-234000 48 S+060 05       

Tony Beresford
Cospar 8597 ( 34.9638S, 138.6333E, 100m ASL)
99099A was varying between mag 6 and invis in 7x50 binocs with a long
( ~2 minute period)
23609 is also known as 99009 . Currently 70 seconds late on elements
of epoch 99147.