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Re: Discrepancies between Prediction Programs?



Make sure both programs are displaying the same time.
Some have an option to add an offset from the computer
time, and it might not be set correctly.
Jim  KQ6EA

--- "Kent R. Frazier" <k5knt@amsat.org> wrote:

> I noticed something strange tonight...
> 
> I was running Satscape version 8.2.17 beta and
> Orbitron 3.17 and I was
> getting two *VERY* different locations for AO-51. I
> had updated the keps for
> both programs tonight.
> 
> Time: 03:22:19 UTC Saturday 1 March 2008 (Shown on
> both programs)
> 
> AO-51 Location (Satscape 8.2.17 beta):
> Latitude: 007.7664 South
> Longitude: 117.0110 West
> 
> Orbitron 3.17:
> Latitude: 69.5008 East
> Longitude: 42.5000 North
> 
> -- 
> Kent R. Frazier, K5KNT
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