Re: Decay watch: C 2350 Proton rocket

Alan Pickup (alan@wingar.demon.co.uk)
Fri, 1 May 1998 18:26:53 +0100

The latest elset...

C 2350 Proton r                                  158 x 151 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.62926746  .06145975  12556-4  21318-3 0   184
2 25316  51.6126 281.9564 0005709 296.0384  64.0044 16.44214927   400

... shows it to be 13 seconds early against the "9008" SatEvo evolution
I posted yesterday.

I now show decay at May 2.10 (~02:30 UTC +- 2h).

Prediction:
C 2350 Proton r                                  152 x 146 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.75072609  .09145063  67588-1  20603-3 0 90186
2 25316  51.6120 281.2643 0004921 296.5555  63.3940 16.46280914   425
C 2350 Proton r                                  149 x 143 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.81140472  .10573570  94423-1  18928-3 0 90182
2 25316  51.6117 280.9178 0004476 296.8145  63.1397 16.47472589   430
C 2350 Proton r                                  145 x 140 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.87203594  .12648058  14269+0  17523-3 0 90187
2 25316  51.6113 280.5709 0003981 297.0737  62.8856 16.48871853   447
C 2350 Proton r                                  140 x 136 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.93261042  .15985142  24486+0  16469-3 0 90187
2 25316  51.6109 280.2236 0003417 297.3333  62.6319 16.50587969   451
C 2350 Proton r                                  134 x 130 km
1 25316U 98025B   98121.99311299  .22433122  53533+0  16041-3 0 90188
2 25316  51.6103 279.8757 0002739 297.5933  62.3789 16.52861131   468
C 2350 Proton r                                  124 x 121 km
1 25316U 98025B   98122.05351283  .41889150  22646+1  17723-3 0 90180
2 25316  51.6093 279.5270 0001826 297.8539  62.1276 16.56463546   476

Alan
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