[amsat-bb] Re: COMPASS-1 Close Approach
Bob DeVarney W1ICW
we1u at myfairpoint.net
Thu Jan 21 07:09:26 PST 2010
I will try to do the same. I have a borrowed computer here for the time
being, so don't have all my usual software complement installed, but
will cobble something together.
Doug Papay wrote:
> Mike (& All),
> Since I will be at work before the 1427z pass time tomorrow, I will
> setup my station to track and record this pass from Michigan and
> report my findings as soon as I am able to review.
> Thanks for the heads up.
> Doug KD8CAO
> On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 5:07 AM, Mike Rupprecht
> <mail at mike-rupprecht.de <mailto:mail at mike-rupprecht.de>> wrote:
> United States Joint Space Operations Center (JSpOC) has identified
> predicted close approach between COMPASS-1 (#32787) and SICH-1
> Jan 22 14:27 UTC - predicted distance: 429 m (overall)
> Can someone listen to the COMPASS-1 beacon (437.275 MHz CW) after
> this time, please?
> It’s the first US East-Coast pass on this day. Any reports are
> very appreciated.
> Thanks in advance!
> 73, Mike
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