XSS-11 orbit confirmed

From: Ted Molczan (ssl3molcz@rogers.com)
Date: Thu Sep 30 2010 - 18:22:42 UTC

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    Russell Eberst has reported the confirming observation of XSS-11:
    
    http://satobs.org/seesat/Sep-2010/0357.html
    
    Kevin Fetter spotted it on Sep 20 UTC, as an UNID in a video. Yesterday, Alberto Rango spotted it
    close to the search orbit, but lost the timing due to a technical problem. Alberto's data was
    sufficient to improve the search elements, and Russell observed it within ~6 s time, and 0.2 deg
    track of prediction.
    
    Here are updated and revised elements:
    
    XSS-11                                                   375 X 698 km
    1 28636U 05011A   10273.19042424  .00004036  00000-0  13380-3 0    05
    2 28636  98.5400  80.3099 0233463 220.5149 137.8495 15.08917747    02
    Arc 20100920.38-0930.2 WRMS resid 0.009 totl 0.005 xtrk
    
    The elements remain a bit rough, due to the small number of observations.
    
    Ted Molczan
    
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