Re: Norad 4719 is a nice tumbler

Ron Lee (ronlee@pcisys.net)
Wed, 5 Mar 1997 19:39:36 -0700 (MST)

Just saw this object.  Never would have thought a "CD" object would be
worth looking at, but it was. Thanks for the heads up.

Ron

>Another thing I enjoy about this hobby is the unexpected.  Monday night,
>Feb 24, I observed Norad #4719 for the first time.  I wonder why I
>hadn't noticed it before, because I was surprised to see that it's a
>very nice tumbler, about 1 sec. period, mag. 6 or so.  It's worth a
>look for those who haven't seen it yet.
>
>Nimbus 4 r CD    2.0  0.0  0.0  6.8 d
>1 04719U 70025CD  97052.15183279 +.00000130 +00000-0 +14517-3 0 07728
>2 04719 100.0001 261.0638 0134458 053.5588 307.7874 13.86187751353699
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>Craig Cholar     3432P@VM1.CC.NPS.NAVY.MIL
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