Re: Question about numbering

From: JAY RESPLER via Seesat-l <>
Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2019 02:19:49 -0500
I think the first unknowns were listed in Sat Sit Rept in the format
1968 000B

That would be the second unknown found in orbit in  1968. Launch order 
is 000 since that was not known.
I don't know when they changed to the 8xxxx system.

Jay Respler
Monroe Township, New Jersey

On 11/23/19 1:26 PM, Brian Weeden via Seesat-l wrote:
> This raise a question that’s come up in another project I’m involved with -
> has anyone developed a master catalog scheme?
> Specifically, what’s the recommended approach for dealing with objects that
> are not in the Space Track catalog but are tracked by someone else (ISON, a
> commercial provider, etc)? Particularly if you haven’t ID’d the launch and
> thus can’t assign a COSPAR number?

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