Re: Close encounters

JAY RESPLER (jrespler@InJersey.com)
Tue, 25 Mar 1997 23:24:17 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 26 Mar 1997, vince gardiner wrote:
> The recent discussions on close encounters between orbiting objects
> reminded me of a very good program which allows one to see up to 300
> objects orbiting in real time or fast time, with footprints and lines
> connected between earth and object showing its vertical position.
> I cannot remember where I downloaded it from, but it is called
> pctrk311.zip Having dug it out again I put HST and Cosmos 1666 to work
> and watched the orbital display and near misses in fast time. Quite a
> sight.

I don't often use graphics programs, but I agree about PC-Track.  I think 
it has some of the nicest features of any graphic orbit program.

Jay Respler
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