[amsat-bb] Is there satellite tracking software for smart phones?
pconver at gmail.com
Fri Apr 14 14:56:38 UTC 2017
Thanks for trying on IOS.
There is a known issue on iPads, that could also be solved (I think) on IOS.
Please try starting pass, setting your latitude & longitude, perhaps it
will solve, start with:
(Use whatever lat/lon values for your place)
Please advice. Good Luck !!
73, LU7ABF, Pedro
On Fri, Apr 14, 2017 at 8:06 AM, Mvivona <Mvivona at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Pedro, the site below doesn't work properly on IOS devices. You can't set
> your location. Might be OK for Android.
> Michael KC4ZVA
> On Apr 13, 2017, at 11:27 PM, Pedro Converso <pconver at gmail.com> wrote:
> Try http://amsat.org.ar/pass
> Shows in real time where to point antenna, mode to use and uplink/downlink
> frequencies Doppler corrected.
> Works on any portable device, both online and/or offline.
> No need to setup Keps, should take your location automatically.
> Good luck with the birds !
> 73, LU7ABF, Pedro
> > On Thu, Apr 13, 2017 at 9:29 PM, Mike Lemons <becalmed9 at gmail.com>
> > Can anyone recommend a satellite app for Android phones? Preferably
> > something that shows where the satellite is above the horizon.
> > SkEye looks promising. I think that if I Velcroed my phone to the boom of
> > my Arrow antenna, the app would give me realtime feedback of where to
> > the antenna. People use the app for pointing telescopes. That would be
> > greater precision than what I need.
> > The SkEye website says almost nothing about satellite tracking. From
> what I
> > can discern this function only exists in the paid version. ($6)
> > (This is the third time that I have tried to send this message. Maybe if
> > put my callsign in, it will be accepted)
> > KI6ADN
> > 73
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