[amsat-bb] Re: AO-7: out of eclipse?
alancresswell at xtra.co.nz
Fri Aug 8 13:04:52 PDT 2008
Well my home brew software tells me AO-07 is now out of eclipse but more
persuasive is the fact that for the first time last night I was able to
maintain contact with VK during what had been a steadily decreasing eclipse
zone here in the Southern hemisphere. I think you can take it that Nova is
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Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-7: out of eclipse?
as I read on AO-7's Online LogBook, today the Satellite "switched" on Mode-A
after a long time.
Looking for eclipse-periods, according to NOVA today @ 12:25 UTC it was the
last Eclipse for the current season! The next one will be on 12th of May,
However, according to Emily's Log that is not true, the end of eclipses
take place at October 2008.
I wondering... Is it NOVA "true" or Emily's Log ?
73 de Mak, SV1BSX
Email: sv1bsx "AT" yahoo .gr
URL : http://sv1bsx.50webs.com
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