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Re: GPS ERROR ? Kep's



Steve -

The effect, if there was one, was in the range of 2-3 microseconds. 
http://www.nasa.gov/home/hqnews/2005/jan/HQ_05011_earthquake.html

73,
W9IP

Steve kb9ups wrote:

>Hello to the Group,
>I have heard that as a result of the tsunami the Earth "lost" 1/2 second in rotation and that the Earth is no longer under the satellites as it was. At the speed of the Earths rotation, this would be a significant difference. So, what does this do to the kep's and have they been corrected? Anyone?
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