Re: USA-129 elset (USA-86/116?)

Rainer Kracht (r.kracht@elmshorn.netsurf.de)
Wed, 22 Oct 1997 18:50:31 +2

> Date:          Tue, 21 Oct 1997 12:32:21 +0100
> From:          Bjoern Gimle <bjorn@tt-tech.se>
> To:            SeeSat-L <seesat-l@cds.plasma.mpe-garching.mpg.de>
> Subject:       USA-129 elset (USA-86/116?)

> I have failed a few times to see USA-129, and noted that Pierre's
> latest(?) elset did not agree with the (older) elset in molczan.tle,
> and not with Russell's Oct.10-13 observations.
> 
Pierre wrote (97 Oct 21): Not seen 96-72A (third time).
His last obs is from 97 Oct 17 19:33 UTC.

SGP4-elset from 8 observations Oct 10-17:

USA 129       
1 24680U 96072  A 97290.80327395  .00012741  00000-0  13536-3 0    07
2 24680  97.8272 349.6237 0523107 268.2776  92.0820 14.78192377    07

 Rainer