Rosat monitoring

Eberst (eberst@cableinet.co.uk)
Sun, 8 Nov 1998 11:42:14 -0800 (PST)

This week's issue of "New Scientist" reports that Rosat (90-49A) #20638,
is no longer operational. This may mean that, now control is lost, there
may be the onset of tumbling. Observers may like to monitor this object
for any indication of fluctuations in brightness.
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best wishes  Russell  Eberst  @   North: 55 degrees, 56 minutes, 55 seconds
             West:  3 degrees, 8 minutes, 18 seconds: 
             43metres (150 feet) above sea-level

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