archiv~1: Re: SETI log, identify, and track LEO signal sources?

Re: SETI log, identify, and track LEO signal sources?

MarcusJohn@aol.com
Sun, 22 Nov 1998 16:46:48 EST

In a message dated 11/22/98 1:32:39 PM Eastern Standard Time,
dab@froghouse.org writes:

> > Has there been any thought about compiling a data base of the LEO
> > satellites, time and rough position of the hit? Perhaps, piecing
>
> We can get the orbital elements off the 'net, what about transmission
> frequencies?

This can partially work even without freqencies. If we know that there is a
sat in the beamwidth of the antenna, we can eyeball it on the waterfall and
judge partially just from that. It will be some work incorporating Keps info
into the Seti program, but it will be a valuable addition.

John Marcus.