Decay of #24454 tonight

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Fri, 25 Jul 1997 18:29:56 +0200

```The adjusted elsets:
adj set number = 4                               1978 x 98 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.26721679  .87813259  21844+0  19926-2 0 93028
2 24454  46.7446 155.6244 1267124 122.9263 249.8962 13.59371764  8630
adj set number = 5                               2148 x 104 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.11908327  .79968367  16971+0  23771-2 0 93007
2 24454  46.7263 156.2241 1362141 121.8852 252.0885 13.35623303  8619
adj set number = 2                               2343 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97205.96809285  .73285578  13233+0  18711-2 0 92995
2 24454  46.7478 156.8493 1476759 121.9173 253.2939 13.10634576  8597

Set 2 evolution gives

adj set number = 2                               2167 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.11901134  .79968585  16755+0  19430-2 0 92992
2 24454  46.7384 156.2556 1376949 122.5012 251.5501 13.33723583  8617
adj set number = 2                               1983 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.26722874  .88445966  21702+0  20329-2 0 92990
2 24454  46.7296 155.6511 1269934 123.0960 249.7344 13.58628351  8636

which are -6 and +1 seconds from "actual", and :
adj set number = 2                               1346 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.69410879 1.35774750  60400+0  24674-2 0 92990
2 24454  46.6955 153.7577 0878026 124.9609 243.5972 14.51131205  8691
adj set number = 2                               1220 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.76234584 1.50213418  82532+0  25753-2 0 92990
2 24454  46.6886 153.4277 0796632 125.2863 242.4241 14.70595742  8706
adj set number = 2                               1085 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.82962877 1.70179170  12223+1  27196-2 0 92992
2 24454  46.6810 153.0924 0707268 125.6169 241.1770 14.92068884  8718
adj set number = 2                               935 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.89587130 1.99720910  18293+1  29219-2 0 92990
2 24454  46.6748 152.7513 0606385 125.9535 239.8222 15.16429044  8729
adj set number = 2                               762 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97206.96093916 2.52045685  43875+1  32597-2 0 92998
2 24454  46.6648 152.4031 0487154 126.2971 238.2980 15.45390283  8738
adj set number = 2                               533 x 99 km
1 24454U 96058E   97207.02454837 4.06423423  14610+2  42024-2 0 92992
2 24454  46.6552 152.0459 0324620 126.6497 236.3771 15.85159233  8747

Shadow entry at about 18:44 UT today over Eastern Europe, next orbit
over NW Europe:

19970725 18:39:10    6.4264  46.0295   244  +
19970725 18:40:10   12.1408  46.5910   220  +
19970725 18:41:10   17.9855  46.8373   198  +
19970725 18:42:10   23.8869  46.7565   178  +
19970725 18:43:10   29.7665  46.3446   160
19970725 18:44:10   35.5485  45.6065   144   S

19970725 19:16:10  141.7917 -35.0462   740  S
19970725 19:17:10  145.2531 -36.9412   772
19970725 19:18:10  148.8619 -38.6994   803
19970725 19:19:10  152.6219 -40.3108   833

Please report all obs. on SeeSat, for the benefit of decay watchers
of S.European night, or in case it survives to be visible over N.USA
( or even later decaying over US night)

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