[amsat-bb] Re: ISS orbit reboosted

Rick Tejera saguaroastro at cox.net
Sat May 7 08:28:14 PDT 2011

That may explain why last night I showed an 88 degree pass for tonight, that now shows as 66 degrees

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Rick Tejera
Editor, SACnews
Saguaro Astronomy Club

On May 7, 2011, at 7:56, "Alan P. Biddle" <APBIDDLE at UNITED.NET> wrote:

> According to various sources, the ISS orbit was raised 1 km Thursday.  This
> will result in a "slippage" of the old Kep's predictions of about 20 seconds
> per day.  So make certain your Keps are up to date.  The Celestrak updates
> used by most tracking programs look good.
> 73s,
> Alan
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