RE75043

karcher (101672.3140@compuserve.com)
Tue, 22 Sep 1998 16:39:01 -0400

 Pierre s 2nd time was misquoted by Russell .Correct data were :
 21 sep 1998
 19 30 35.88  19 39.64 +29.312 1950 MAG +4.8 to 7.7
 19 30 58.94  19 27.58  +20.14  photometric period about  12 sec
 Pierre derived the following elset using 3 sites ( and a  keplerian mode=
l
 wich include only J2 )
 98265.3511206 .00000700
 98.8065 106.0456 .0049153 353.4898 006.2462 14.19659484
 He think the object was correctly identified.It was lost 3452 days ago.
 The last known obs were from Pierre on 1989 April 08 ( 2 points ) and
   09 ( 6 points ) from which he derived element set 26 :
 89099.1320832 .00001080
 98.7119 272.1525 .0031624  176.0208 184.0044 14.16429570
 On apr08 ,it was generally Mag+8 ? varying from +6.5 to  +9 =

 On apr09 , there was a  flash +1 , then it displayed only maxima  +6 to =
+7
 every 13 sec
 =

 Daniel Karcher   47.8033  7.3417 =