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Re: your mail



On Wed, 17 Jun 1998, Jim White wrote:

> Could someone who has it at their fingertips please pass along the
> frequency of the military satellite radar that forms a line across the
> south and from which you can hear the pings of satellites passing through
> it's beam?

FREQ 216.98 MHz
EIRP 6 Billion watts
Kikapoo Tx Location 33.76N 92.99W
Alabama Location    32.61N 86.25W
AZ location         33.63N 98.84W

It forms a straight line FAN beam only 0.2 degrees wide straight up along
a line oriented at 91.5 degrees azimuth.   Should be easy to hear pings
from LEO satellites.  Even the moon.

de WB4APR, Bob
 




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