Re: TiPS ephemeris?

Anthony Beresford (starman@camtech.net.au)
Sun, 21 Jul 1996 14:08:44 +0930

At 11:44 PM 7/20/96 -0400, you wrote:
>I'm having trouble tracking down a good TiPS ephemeris:  it doesn't 
>appear to be in the AFIT archive or anyplace else I've looked--can 
>someone point me to a good one?
I assume you really meant elements. Since its a classified object
it has no ID#,( one in set below is fictional),
 but its in Ted Molczan's element set, posted weekly
in various places. Here is the TLE extracted from that. Derived
from observations reported on the mailserver by observers.

TiPS             3.5  0.0  0.0  5.7
1 96290U 96029  ? 96191.00000000  .00000213  00000-0  26803-3 0    09
2 96290  63.4290 122.1534 0003001 264.4868 242.7051 13.63756428    0
Tony Beresford