93 63H and 96 12B elsets from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@mail.sterinfo.com)
Tue, 12 Mar 1996 13:33:34 -0600

Here are the last 5 elsets on 93 63H from OIG:

1 22870U 93063H   96071.95195102  .10745550  11952-4  10429-3 0  5292
2 22870  56.4087  15.5002 0050597  83.6911 277.0113 16.45067623118076

1 22870U 93063H   96072.01268148  .15244696  12057-4  11390-3 0  5308
2 22870  56.4088  15.1948 0045153  81.4545 279.6114 16.47940454118087

1 22870U 93063H   96072.07319011  .16636145  12091-4  97225-4 0  5316
2 22870  56.4106  14.8971 0042304  83.2192 277.3501 16.50343769118099

1 22870U 93063H   96072.13371784  .26305941  12113-4  10033-3 0  5345
2 22870  56.4126  14.5226 0031967  92.3892 268.9453 16.55345485118108

1 22870U 93063H   96072.13357317 +.26428349 +12125-4 +10003-3 0 05372
2 22870 056.4066 014.5460 0032201 091.4189 269.0483 16.55386746118102

The time on the last two is about 3:12 UT March 12.  These are "normal"
equator crossing elsets.  It's hard to believe that it did not
re-enter until 4:05 UT.

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Here are 1 old and 2 new elsets for the TSS/tether:

1 23805U 96012B   96071.52721065  .00896935  00000-0  37384-2 0   579
2 23805  28.4725 157.5259 0048211 350.8159 210.6445 15.80734059  2780

1 23805U 96012B   96071.87057129  .00912815  29215-3  40487-2 0   587
2 23805  28.4687 154.9920 0047413 354.3935   5.6114 15.81413577  2849

1 23805U 96012B   96072.18601985  .00958423  32828-3  41330-2 0   595
2 23805  28.4692 152.6657 0047081 357.3427   2.6978 15.82028988  2896

This is much higher drag than last week.  It won't be long now.

Mike