Re: satwk26.rpt

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Tue, 2 Jul 1996 01:07:28 +0200 (MET DST)

>satwk26.rpt from OIG shows:
>
>   
>INTERNATIONAL          CATALOG OBJECT  LAUNCH  PERIOD  INCLI-  APOGEE PERIGEE
>IDENTIFIER     NAME    NUMBER  SOURCE   DATE   MINS.   NATION    KM     KM
>
>1978 068H              23930     US    27 JUN    99.3  107.9      739    715
>
>Cospar ID most likely to be wrong.  It suggests to be a Comstar 1C fragment
>but I guess this should be a Seasat fragment(78-64A)  So maybe 1978 064H.
>

Seems very probable, since the elset that was published several days ago is:

23930
1 23930U 78064H   96179.58231546  .00011414  00000-0  29672-2 0    33
2 23930 107.9931 206.9771 0021865 166.1780 194.0430 14.49467946943249

The same designation is also present in the hd file of 960625.

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