Re: Fragmentation of 91082A (DMSP B5D2-6)

From: Allen Thomson (thomsona@flash.net)
Date: Sat May 29 2004 - 12:57:08 EDT

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    From: "Daniel Deak" <dan.deak@sympatico.ca>
    
    > Using the TLE supplied by Kevin, I've produced two maps showing the orbits
    of  all debris witn their relative positions as of today. Notice the
    intersection  point of all orbits, this should be the position where the
    breakup event occured.
    
    > http://www.obsat.com/images/DMSPdebpolar.gif
    
    Apparently right above McMurdo Station (
    http://www.nsf.gov/od/opp/support/mcmurdo.htm ). (*)
    
    What does the view from above the North Pole look like?
    
    (*)  <OT> Somebody contact Tom Clancy. </OT>
    
    
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