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Re: SUN keps ?



It is possible to generate keps to put in your tracking program that will 
follow the sun and or moon, but they will go stale after a while, because as 
Simon points out they are not the correct kind of bodies.  To generate keps 
that will work for a while try this program.

'MoonKeps' by P. Gerber, HB9BNI

about a third of the way down the:

http://www.amsat.org/amsat/ftpsoft.html

page.

73 and Good Luck,
Joe
kk0sd

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Simon Brown (HB9DRV)" <simon@hb9drv.ch>
To: "Mineo Wakita" <ei7m-wkt@asahi-net.or.jp>; <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, March 20, 2006 11:16 AM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] SUN keps ?


> You don't. SUN and MOON and indeed all planets are computed with different 
> algorithms, not those developed by Hr. Keppler. The software you use 
> should have this, if not - and assuming you are a developer - I can 
> provide this in C++. It is out there on the web.
>
> Simon Brown
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Mineo Wakita" <ei7m-wkt@asahi-net.or.jp>
>>
>> Where do I know SUN and MOON keps of 2lines ?
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