[amsat-bb] tracking programs: azimuth output

Ken Ernandes n2wwd at mindspring.com
Sat Jul 26 15:07:12 UTC 2014

Standard azimuth reporting is relative to True North.

On Sat, 2014-07-26 at 10:58 -0400, Lizeth Norman wrote:

> Hi all!
> Stupid question but one that has been bothering me. What reference does
> satpc32 and Orbitron use to generate the azimuth?
> Is the resulting heading true or magnetic?
> Comparing the two programs, they seem to be the same.
> Norm n3ykf
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