Decay of 96072 B

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Fri, 3 Jan 1997 11:20:53 +0100 (MET)

With Pierre's/Ted's latest elset, SatEvo predicts decay on Jan.26.

USA 129 r        9.8  3.0  0.0  4.8 v
1 24681U 96072  B 97 01.50791800  .01244224  00000-0  23191-3 0    03
2 24681  97.8337  67.8932 0531505 127.0034 237.9783 15.17919842    07

The 600km apogee suggested by Tony Beresford will be reached Jan.16

USA 129 r        9.8  3.0  0.0  4.8 v            601 x 146
1 24681U 96072  B 97016.58789785  .02091154  40535-3  30465-3 0 90000
2 24681  97.8148  84.0819 0336782  73.0600 290.6039 15.64984648  2326
USA 129 r        9.8  3.0  0.0  4.8 v            599 x 146
1 24681U 96072  B 97016.65182989  .02098976  41001-3  30525-3 0 90006
2 24681  97.8147  84.1530 0335679  72.8226 290.8247 15.65252531  2335

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