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Satorama

Our observing programme can be found in the 'Recent Observations' section. It is subdivided in categories, the codes of which can be found below.

Special Remarks Top Priority Objects


68- 11A: new, Kosmos 203: faint flashes ?    65- 08A: accelerating, triple max
70-108A: new, Kosmos 385: slow flashes ?     70-106B: more obs !
73- 54A: long period                         79- 30B: to be watched closely !
75- 27E: flashes confirmed by Bram Dorreman  84-109B: global decrease
84- 46B: deleted, S                          85- 23J: no change
87- 09B: deleted, S                          85- 41B: accelerating
87- 87B: deleted, S                          85- 94G: probably going down
88- 50A: flashes also seen by Greg Retzlaff  85-116B: sudden acceleration ?
90- 28A: long period now                     86- 02J: last obs S
90- 40D: new, A2E Kosmos 2076: Molniya orbit 86- 37B: accelerated
90- 81T: new                                 86- 93B: flashing or S ?
90- 83B: deleted, S                          88-102A: fl. also seen by LB and RE
92- 36B: deleted, S                          89- 28B: dtm ?
92- 70D: difficult ?                         90- 36B: some secundary maxima
93- 15B: new, Centaur UHF1                   91- 59B: sm
93- 20B: nicely going up                     92- 08B: going down
93- 30G: ID changed to 93-30F(22651) ?       92- 12B: short period
93- 26A: varying acc to RE                   92- 20B: probably going down
93- 67B: some irregularities                 92- 38A: ID reversed with 38B ?
94- 28B: flashes also seen by BD             94- 24B: acc. and still going down
94- 45B: slightly going down again ?         94- 45B: slightly going down?
94- 71B: deleted, almost steady
94- 83B: beginners object; short period
94- 85B: dim flashes every 1/2s ?
95- 02D: C1 Kosmos Tsikada: probably flashing

Observers of February 95


ANO:Antero Olkkonen, Ristiina Finland    MM: Mike McCants, Austin, Texas, USA
BD: Bram Dorreman, Achel, Belgium        RE: Russell Eberst, Edinburgh, Scotland
ER: Eero Rantalaiho, Virkkala, Finland   TC: Tristan Cools, Brugge, Belgium
GAR:Greg Retzlaff, Saskatchewan, Canada  WV: Willy Verhaegen, Wetteren, Belgium
LB: Leo Barhorst, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

New observer: Greg Retzlaff or GAR

Total number of observations: 221

Next deadline for sending in observations: April 7, 1995

Tristan Cools


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