Re: Ariane 5 launch in a few hours

From: Derek C Breit (breit_ideas@poyntsource.com)
Date: Thu Oct 29 2009 - 16:12:18 UTC

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    Thor 6 = 1 degree West
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    Now is as good a time as any to ask this..
    
    1 degree West of What??
    
    Is it relative to the sky.. or the ground??
    
    
    I "think" this means 1 deg west of Greenwich, but..
    
    Derek
    
    
    
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Kevin Fetter" <kfetter@yahoo.com>
    To: <seesat-l@satobs.org>
    Sent: Thursday, October 29, 2009 6:35 AM
    Subject: Ariane 5 launch in a few hours
    
    
    > Between 2000-2140 UTC ( Oct 29 ) a ariane 5 rocket will liftoff with the 
    > Thor 6 and NSS 12 geo sat's.
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    > Orbital slot's
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    > Thor 6 = 1 degree West
    > NSS 12 = 57 degrees East
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    > Webcast at
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    > http://www.videocorner.tv/videocorner2/live_flv/index.php?langue=en
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    > Kevin
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