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Re: ISS keps ??????



Hi,
As far as I can see, the keps on the AMSAT homepage are
like 20 days old.
That will be a problem for ISS.
Use Celestrak, those are new.
Use current and amateur.
73 OZ1MY
Ib
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <n4qwf@ntelos.net>
To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 22, 2006 8:52 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] ISS keps ??????


> I was checking the track for the ISS for fieldday and seems there might be
> a problem. Looking a this site
>
> http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/realdata/tracking/
>
> the space craft is 30 degrees off from the keps I got from Amsats site.
> This is supposed to be an offical NASA tracking display I think. I copied
> and pasted the keps from NASA to my keps file and now my Uni_trac program
> agrees with this site.
>
> Is there something I am missing or should we all be using keps other than
> the official Amsat keps?
>
> <<<<<      N4QWF Amateur Radio Operator      >>>>>
> <<<<< AO-7,AO-27,FO-29,SO-50,AO-51,VO-52,ISS >>>>>
> <<<<<     Internet Email N4QWF@AMSAT.ORG     >>>>>
> <<<<<         Formerly KC4AHW VK3FEZ         >>>>>
> <<<<<           Amsat Member #27845          >>>>>
> <<<<<     LON -79.25 LAT 37.45 Grid FM07     >>>>>
> <<<<<   From the Foothills of the Blueridge  >>>>>
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