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Re: Did they ever fix the orbit number?



On Sat, 15 Sep 2001, Jim White wrote:

> At 02:32 PM 09/15/2001 +0000, ne1h@highrf.com wrote:
> >I still think the norad keps are off by one on the orbit number.  I
> >know Keith was going to talk with them, did they ever fix it.... :(

I may be exposing my ignorance, but I dont see why ORBIT number should
make any diffrence in satellite tracking.  THe location of a satellite
only requires 6 coordinates plus time.  REV number is not one of them.

What software requires ORBIT Number to work right?

Bob


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