[amsat-bb] Re: One for the boffins...
n3tl at bellsouth.net
Sun Oct 5 13:46:03 PDT 2008
If I understand your question correctly, it looks to me as though Orbitron will do what you want. Check it out at www.stoff.pl. It has a "simulation mode," which I use often to confirm elevations and ranges after passes because my station for the FM satellites is totally handheld. I just put it in simulation mode and changed the date from today to a week from today, and it showed me where the satellites I track with it would be one week from today at the same time UTC.
73 to all,
Tim - N3TL
AMSAT Member No. 36820
Athens, Ga. - EM84ha
-------------- Original message from "Dave Aitch" <dave at g1ocn.com>: --------------
> In an effort to plan ahead for some far off satellite
> operation, I am trying to find software that will show
> mutual visibility between to known locators, a week or
> so plus, in advance.
> Is there such a beast available for us mortals ?
> Thanks in advance.
> Dave. G1OCN.
> AMSAT UK 5766.
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