Re: Zarya

Clear Sky (clearsky@263.net)
Mon, 16 Nov 1998 15:17:56 +0800

Cees Bassa <c.g.bassa@phys.uu.nl> wrote:
> 
> Hello,
> 
>         I live in the Netherlands, and I wanted to know if the Zarya module will
> pass the Netherlands after she is launched from Baykonour?
> 
> Many thanks in advance!
>         Cees Bassa
Zarya module will pass the Netherlands about 3 hours later after launch
time.
AMS stands for Amsterdan, estimated launch time is 20/11/98 06:40:27Z.
Using 2-line ephem:
Zarya
1 99999U 980XXA   98324.28488430  .00000000  00000-0  00000-0 0    19
2 99999  51.6200 169.0000 0121000  84.9500   0.0000 16.1000000     05

     Date&Time                 AZ       EL      Range
--------------------------------------------------------
1998 Nov 20  09:42:00  AMS  174.5105   2.2313   1325.248
1998 Nov 20  09:43:00  AMS  155.0562   3.9952   1153.029  
1998 Nov 20  09:44:00  AMS  132.2255   4.0559   1141.074  
1998 Nov 20  09:45:00  AMS  112.0554   2.3300   1294.100  
1998 Nov 20  09:46:00  AMS   97.5731   0.0172   1564.002  

1998 Nov 20  11:13:00  AMS  234.9323   1.4623   1395.790  
1998 Nov 20  11:14:00  AMS  228.2277   6.2281    975.497  
1998 Nov 20  11:15:00  AMS  211.4836  14.6069    593.841  
1998 Nov 20  11:16:00  AMS  159.4478  24.6489    393.110  
1998 Nov 20  11:17:00  AMS  108.1059  14.2971    598.683  
1998 Nov 20  11:18:00  AMS   91.6472   5.9674    981.569  
1998 Nov 20  11:19:00  AMS   85.0329   1.2414   1402.457  

1998 Nov 20  12:46:00  AMS  265.4495   2.5467   1264.620  
1998 Nov 20  12:47:00  AMS  263.9434   8.5841    825.590  
1998 Nov 20  12:48:00  AMS  258.2859  23.8328    402.317  
1998 Nov 20  12:49:00  AMS  125.4292  56.4645    206.261  
1998 Nov 20  12:50:00  AMS   96.2959  15.3821    569.364  
1998 Nov 20  12:51:00  AMS   93.2854   5.7607   1002.646  
1998 Nov 20  12:52:00  AMS   92.2626   1.0019   1443.084  
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