Re: Satellite Obs

Ron Lee (
Mon, 17 May 1999 11:30:19 -0600

Amazing that you saw more satellites in one evening than I see in a week.

I would be interested in how your system works for Molniya type satellites.
Can you stop during a pass to get a good position? Can you use the hand
controller to offset the nominal track?

Ron Lee

>Using 8" LX200 (32X, 1.4 deg fov), CSat software and
>Satellite       NORAD Time     Date      RA     Dec    
>NOSS 2-3 (D)    23862 03:43:45 16-MAY-99 100032 -291557  C,D,E in fov
>Brad Feinner