[amsat-bb] Re: Orbitron vs http://www.n2yo.com/
Thu Aug 24 15:16:14 PDT 2006
I'm using Spacetrack.org for my keps/TLE's so I would assume (yea, I
know:-) they are accurate. I will check the HST since it should not have
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On
Behalf Of JoAnne Maenpaa
Sent: Thursday, August 24, 2006 5:40 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Orbitron vs http://www.n2yo.com/
> I notice the Lon/Lat of the ISS's location is a few minutes different
> between the two.
It may depend on which keplerian elements you're using. ISS boosted its
orbit up an additional ~5 miles or so this week. If you are using pre-boost
elements then ISS will appear later than predicted because of the higher
73 de JoAnne K9JKM
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