[amsat-bb] Satellite Tracking Engine

Don Sandstrom w7vxs at arrl.net
Wed Nov 1 19:50:13 UTC 2017

Andrew - If you can use Python, consider the pyephem module. It can predict
satellite passes, calculate azimuth/elevation, determine eclipse state, etc
based on TLE data. See http://rhodesmill.org/pyephem/tutorial.html.

73 - Don, W7VXS

On Wed, Nov 1, 2017 at 9:31 AM, Andrew Rich <vk4tec at internode.on.net> wrote:

> Hello
> I used to make use of predict using scripts
> Since then the raspberry pi and arduinos have come along
> What LINUX satellite tracking program could be queried or send data about
> Satellite elevation and angle
> Satellite doppler frequency
> I want to make a multi satellite radio and rotor control box with auto
> update keeps
> I want to use perl to do the hard work
> I want an arduino or the Pi to do the doppler and rotator
> Andrew
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