[amsat-bb] Re: Keps for Sputnik I
Sil - ZL2CIA
zl2cia at paradise.net.nz
Sat Sep 22 16:02:14 PDT 2007
There has been a discussion of this on the "seesat" reflector and
several people provide suitable keplerian element sets. A google search
using Sputnik and seesat turned up a few examples. Take a look here:
Or take a look through the recent archives:
Pughkeithd at cs.com wrote:
> Does anyone have a set of Keplerian Data that would produce a reasonably
> accurate simulation of the initial flight of Sputnik I, launched on 4 October
> 1957? I would like to be able to use these Keps in any of the popular Satellite
> Tracking Programs to illustrate the initial orbit of Sputnik I. Of course the
> launch time for purposes of this set of Keps could be on the 50th Anniversary
> of Launch, 4 October 2007.
> 73 - Keith, W5IU
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