Adjusted Falcon 9 TLEs

From: Dr. T.S. Kelso (TS.Kelso@celestrak.com)
Date: Sun Oct 06 2013 - 20:04:56 UTC

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    We received 9 hours of GPS tracking data from the Cassiope team that 
    agrees with our latest state vector (also derived from GPS data) to 
    within 1.5 km. However, the closest Space Track TLEs show Objects B and 
    G to be about 1,500 km away.
    
    I am adjusting the TLEs for all of the Falcon 9 payloads to shift 
    everything to match the offset between the Cassiope GPS and SpaceX 
    deployment state vectors (about 12 seconds). That is, if we take the 
    Cassiope position based on the SpaceX deployment vector, generate a TLE 
    from that data, and then shift it to where the current Cassiope GPS data 
    shows it to be located, the offset is about 12 seconds. Assuming that 
    the other objects are similarly shifted (perhaps due to drag 
    mismodeling), I believe they are probably closer to these positions.
    
    CASSIOPE [GPS]
    1 80001U          13279.50000000  .00008363  00000-0 28830-3 0 00036
    2 80001 080.9946 308.4601 0796880 139.5295 120.8316 13.96519087000089
    DANDE [SpaceX]
    1 80002U          13279.50013889  .00007307  00000-0 25223-3 0 00037
    2 80002 080.9954 308.4597 0796807 139.5466 120.8037 13.96506237000085
    CUSAT [SpaceX]
    1 80003U          13279.50013889  .00010823  00000-0 37343-3 0 00031
    2 80003 080.9954 308.4591 0796496 139.5418 122.0702 13.96580803000085
    POPACS-1 [SpaceX]
    1 80004U          13279.50013889  .00013471  00000-0 46485-3 0 00031
    2 80004 080.9954 308.4591 0796424 139.5487 121.9660 13.96594234000087
    POPACS-2 [SpaceX]
    1 80005U          13279.50013889  .00009499  00000-0 32785-3 0 00035
    2 80005 080.9954 308.4594 0796646 139.5497 121.3115 13.96541459000088
    POPACS-3 [SpaceX]
    1 80006U          13279.50013889  .00007509  00000-0 25920-3 0 00039
    2 80006 080.9954 308.4595 0796757 139.5502 120.9835 13.96515014000082
    
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    Dr. T.S. Kelso
    CelesTrak, http://celestrak.com
    E-Mail: TS.Kelso@celestrak.com
    
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