New obs

Jay Respler (jrespler@injersey.com)
Tue, 4 Jun 1996 02:00:39 -0400 (EDT)

Observed US 116 on 6/3/96 at 4:24:23 UT.   Mag 5
RA 21h 33.6m,  DEC 31.42 deg,  Epoch 1950.
Long 74d 14m W. Lat 40d 17m N. Alt 129 ft.
 
Observed NOSS 2-3 on 6/3/96 at 4:40:25 UT.   mag 5 1/2
RA 13h 49.6m,  DEC 54.14 deg,  Epoch 1950.
 
Observed ? on 6/3/96 at 4:41:13 UT.          mag 6
RA 13h 47.9m,  DEC 54.33 deg,  Epoch 1950.


Using these predictions:

***  1996 June  3  Mon morning  *** Times are AM EDT ***  2119  430
 H  M  S Tim Azi ElC Dir  Mag Dys F  Hgt Shd  Rng  R A  Dec RCS  Name
 0 24 19  .1  70 27C 273 22.0  12 3  492 101  923 2133 31.3      USA 116
 0 40 12  .0 311 60C  92 21.3   7 6  717 345  808 1350 54.2      NOSS 2-3
 
and these elements:

USA 116
1 23728U 95066  A 96142.99939185 0.00000210  00000-0  13976-4 0    09
2 23728  97.7611 253.4578 0427330 335.4015  24.5984 14.54455486    07
NOSS 2-3
1 23862U 96029  A 96148.07100000  .00000020  00000-0  35983-4 0    00
2 23862  63.4200 232.6585 0068787 187.2591  50.3842 13.40340049    08


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also;

***  1996 June  2  Sun evening  *** Times are PM EDT ***  2119  430
 H  M  S Tim Azi ElC Dir  Mag Dys F  Hgt Shd  Rng  R A  Dec RCS  Name
 1040  6  .0 118 90C 278  1.7                 533 1430 40.2     C2278 R
  slowly varied from 2.7 to > 4

 11 0 35  .0 260 75C  93 20.2   4 0  505 207  521 1335 36.3      Skipper 
 mag >7  flashed once in 30 sec to mag 5
 11 4 37  .1  55 64  204 19.4   6 7  333  16  366 17 9 50.4      96029B r 
  varied 5sec mag 2.7 - >7
 1128 31  .1  14 36  190 20.7   4 3  298  40  478 2224 78.0      9552  B
  varied several seconds   mag 5-6


(then today, we had the most rain ever recorded for this date)

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