[amsat-bb] Re: PROITERES
simon at pack.demon.co.uk
Mon Sep 10 15:54:22 PDT 2012
I too was listening for PROITERES, and made a recording today (Sep 10th
11:15UTC) using my FunCube Dongle.
Looking at the spectrum display, I could see the distinctive pattern of two
It turns out that the orbit of SEEDS II (CO-66) was almost in perfect
alignment with PROITERES, and was also transmitting its morse code beacon on
I heard 'JQ1YGU SEEDS G4 3475BFB0 D83 FFE CCA 189 8ED 35F' etc. from SEEDS.
It is possible that some people listening for PROITERES today have actually
mistakenly heard SEEDS II, as I found it a few dB stronger at times.
The two satellites will drift apart over the next 2 days.
73's Simon G7WIQ
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