SATOBS ML (remote), 17 Oct 2011: Prowler, SBIRS-Geo1

From: Marco Langbroek (marco.langbroek@wanadoo.nl)
Date: Mon Oct 17 2011 - 19:19:34 UTC

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    New site,
    
    Winer observatory, Sonoita, Arizona, USA
    MPC 587
    37 cm F/14 Cassegrain
    31.6656 N, 110.6020 W, 1516 m ASL
    In consultation with Pierre, COSPAR 8231 has been assigned to it
    
    
    90007 90 097E   8231 G 20111017030400830 17 75 1926320-200976 56
    90007 90 097E   8231 G 20111017030500679 17 75 1927298-201390 56
    37481 11 019A   8231 G 20111017043440795 17 75 2225302-030612 56
    37481 11 019A   8231 G 20111017043510795 17 75 2225598-030461 56
    37481 11 019A   8231 G 20111017043540558 17 75 2226296-030311 56
    
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    0.37-meter F/14 Cassegrain + CCD, Winer Obs. (587), Sonoita,
    Arizona, USA, 31.6656 N, 110.6020 W, 1516 m + Astrometrica software.
    What these numbers mean: http://www.satobs.org/position/IODformat.html
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    New (for satellites, I used it before for asteroids) "remote" telescope. Smaller 
    instrument, but larger FOV, and cheaper to rent.
    
    Tried (again in vain) to image SDS 3-2 but nothing on images, suggesting it is 
    off from predictions.
    
    - Marco
    
    
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    Dr Marco Langbroek  -  SatTrackCam Leiden, the Netherlands.
    e-mail: sattrackcam@wanadoo.nl
    
    Cospar 4353 (Leiden):   52.15412 N, 4.49081 E (WGS84), +0 m ASL
    Cospar 4354 (De Wilck): 52.11685 N, 4.56016 E (WGS84), -2 m ASL
    SatTrackCam: http://home.wanadoo.nl/marco.langbroek/satcam.html
    Station (b)log: http://sattrackcam.blogspot.com
    Twitter: @Marco_Langbroek
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