Re: Brazil Reentry seen from Cerro Paranal (Chile)

From: C. Bassa via Seesat-l <>
Date: Mon, 29 Dec 2014 00:27:13 +0100
Hi Ted,

On Mon, Dec 29, 2014 at 12:19 AM, Ted Molczan via Seesat-l
<> wrote:
> On the RentryWatch mailing list, Joseph Remis has proposed that the re-entry was of the Falcon 9 rocket body 2014-052B /
> 40142. Both are in the ball-park of the sightings, but mine are somewhat late. Both bear a strong resemblance to your elements,
> Cees. This looks very promising.


I just got an email offline from a SeeSat subscriber also suggesting
the same identification and I was just starting to propagate the last
orbit with GMAT. Given that both the orbits you posted are very close
to what I estimated I agree that this is a very promising match.

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