[amsat-bb] Japanese Asteroid Mission To Carry Amateur

Armando Mercado am25544 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 2 14:12:19 UTC 2014

>Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2014 02:23:36 +0000 (UTC)
>From: Bob- W7LRD <w7lrd at comcast.net>
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>What "kind" of keps do we use to track this? 
>73 Bob W7LRD 

JPL's Horizons Web Site will likely
have these objects in their data base 
when launched.  From there you can 
get RA/Dec or generate AZ/EL for your
QTH.  You can enter RA/Dec into NOVA
and it will track it like any other
celestial target.  Not sure if other satellite
programs have this feature.


73, Armando  N8IGJ

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