Optical 26 Nov 2010-part 2

From: Greg Roberts (grr@telkomsa.net)
Date: Sun Nov 28 2010 - 07:46:18 UTC

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    Observations 26 Nov 2010
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    Cosatrak 1 (Computerised satellite Tracking System).
    
    50mm focal length f/1.8 lens fitted to MINTRON low light
    level CCD surveillance camera (0.005 lux typical in non integration
    mode) and 0.00005 lux in STARLIGHT mode with 128 frame integration.
    Image integrated for 2.56 seconds but exposure depends on sky background
    brightness. Field of view 6.9 x 5.1 degrees and showing about mag +10
    stars in "real time". Used as a finder for the 4 inch refractor.
    Individual frames are video time stamped with GPS derived signal.
    
    
    Site 0433 : Longitude 18.51294 deg East, Latitude -33.94058 deg,
    Elevation 10 metres-situated in Pinelands (Cape Town),South Africa
    
    FOR CLASSFD.TLE:
    =======================
    37169 10 048B   0433 F 20101126181901800 56 15 0436010-122300 39  +030 05
    37169 10 048B   0433 F 20101126181942100 56 15 0502040-260956 39  +030 05
    37169 10 048B   0433 F 20101126182016900 56 15 0532380-374923 39  +030 05
    37169 10 048B   0433 F 20101126182058000 56 15 0620530-492328 39  +030 05
    37169 10 048B   0433 F 20101126182117800 56 15 0649240-534001 39  +035 05
    37168 10 048A   0433 F 20101126191619300 56 15 2337360+375220 39  +060 05
    37168 10 048A   0433 F 20101126191721600 56 15 2310300+264635 39  +055 05
    37168 10 048A   0433 F 20101126191812600 56 15 2241070+132042 39  +050 05
    37168 10 048A   0433 F 20101126191908600 56 15 2157420-065919 39  +060 05
    37168 10 048A   0433 F 20101126192000100 56 15 2104210-272746 39  +065 05
    
    STRAYS SEEN:
    ===============
    SJ-6H steady
    37180 10 051B   0433 F 20101126182000400 56 15 0515320-314301 39  +035 05
    SJ12 steady
    36596 10 027A   0433 F 20101126182000400 56 15 0516370-315917 39  +035 05
    JB-3C
    28470 04 044A   0433 F 20101126181741900 56 15 0406120+101600 39  +050 05
    SL-8 R/B
    05615 71 099B   0433 F 20101126191812600 56 15 2247290+150101 39  +060 05
    GLOBALSTAR M037
    25652 99 012D   0433 F 20101126192513500 56 15 2318500+183242 39  +060 05
    COSMOS 375
    04598 70 091A   0433 F 20101126193103000 56 15 2323490+174207 39  +053 05
    H-2 R/B
    24279 96 046C   0433 F 20101126182743100 56 15 2244430+142910 39  +030 05
    CZ-4B DEBRI
    20877 90 081AM  0433 F 20101126183354200 56 15 2240320+182235 39  +055 05
    IRIDIUM 22
    24907 97 043E   0433 F 20101126183726000 56 15 2225260+181728 39  +055 05
    PSLV R/B steady
    25759 99 029D   0433 F 20101126184843500 56 15 2303070+150604 39  +045 05
    CZ-2D R/B
    36597 10 027B   0433 F 20101126185425800 56 15 1400400-754019 39  +035 05
    
    Cheers
    Greg
    
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