"Pseudo-MPEC" for 1963-039C = NORAD 00692 = Vela 1B

Created 2017 Nov 22 21:59:31 UT using Find_Orb

Astrometry:
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.30571 01 37 23.46 +08 33 38.3          16.7 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.31257 01 38 28.39 +08 46 56.3          16.6 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.32516 01 40 29.72 +09 11 30.3          16.6 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.33204 01 41 37.50 +09 25 00.5          16.5 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.38036 01 50 09.83 +11 02 02.6          15.8 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.39071 01 52 09.03 +11 23 17.0          15.7 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.39762 01 53 30.74 +11 37 31.4          15.5 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2014 10 30.40452 01 54 53.92 +11 51 48.5          15.5 r D0512I41
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.24855 01 23 33.97 +18 16 07.6          16.1 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.24872 01 23 34.69 +18 16 16.0          16.1 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.24889 01 23 35.39 +18 16 23.8          16.1 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.24909 01 23 36.24 +18 16 32.4          16.1 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.26790 01 24 56.76 +18 30 24.7                qD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.26867 01 25 00.11 +18 30 58.4          16.4 GqD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.26945 01 25 03.51 +18 31 32.6          16.5 GqD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.29132901 26 21.78 +18 42 28.7          16.2 GUD0560H01
1963-039C    #C2017 11 22.29669 01 26 33.15 +18 47 50.3          16.4 VqD0560H06
1963-039C    #C2017 11 22.29759 01 26 37.54 +18 48 26.6          16.8 VqD0560H06
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.29805701 26 53.93 +18 47 06.0          15.8 GUD0560H01
1963-039C    #C2017 11 22.29857 01 26 42.30 +18 49 06.2          16.8 VqD0560H06
1963-039C    #C2017 11 22.29918 01 26 45.22 +18 49 30.9          16.6 VqD0560H06
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.30564801 27 30.95 +18 52 15.3          15.9 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.31191901 28 02.15 +18 56 27.9          16.1 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.36215001 32 34.35 +19 28 47.8          16.0 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.36572501 32 55.36 +19 31 00.6          15.8 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.36929501 33 16.60 +19 33 12.7          15.9 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.37286801 33 38.08 +19 35 24.3          15.9 GUD0560H01
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.37748 01 34 11.15 +19 43 33.9          15.9 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.37766 01 34 12.22 +19 43 40.2          15.8 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.37784 01 34 13.31 +19 43 47.2          15.8 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.37801 01 34 14.34 +19 43 53.6          15.8 GUD0560703
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.39543 01 36 01.73 +19 54 24.0         x16.2 GqD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.39598 01 36 05.12 +19 54 44.4         x16.5 GqD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.39653 01 36 08.61 +19 55 03.3         x17.2 GqD0560I52
1963-039C     C2017 11 22.39708 01 36 12.08 +19 55 23.5         x16.5 GqD0560I52

Station data:
(703) Catalina Sky Survey  (N32.417003 W110.732640)  US/Arizona.  Observer R.
   Hill. Measurers E. J. Christensen, A. R. Gibbs, A. D. Grauer, R. E. Hill,
   J. A. Johnson, R. A. Kowalski, S. M. Larson, R. J. Sanders, F. C. Shelly.
   0.68-m Schmidt + CCD.
(H01) Magdalena Ridge Observatory, Socorro  (N33.985148 W107.189200)  US/New
   Mexico.  Observers W. H. Ryan, E. V. Ryan. Measurer W. H. Ryan. 2.4-m
   f/8.9 reflector + CCD.
(H06) RAS Observatory, Mayhill  (N32.903323 W105.528700)  US/New
   Mexico.  Observer M. Suzuki. 0.43-m f/6.8 reflector + CCD + f/4.5 focal
   reducer.
(I41) Palomar Mountain--PTF  (N33.357338 W116.859780)  US/California. 1.2-m
   f/2.44 Oschin Schmidt + CCD.
(I52) Steward Observatory, Mt. Lemmon Station  (N32.442544 W110.788920)
   US/Arizona.

Orbital elements:  1963-039C = NORAD 00692 = Vela 1B
   Perigee 2017 Nov 23.862685 +/- 0.000172 TT = 20:42:16 (JD 2458081.362685)
Epoch 2017 Nov 22.0 TT; AMR 0.026334 +/- 0.00565 m2/kg       Gray
M 211.68037 +/- 0.013               (J2000 equator)
n  79.62678874 +/- 0.00011          Peri.  199.67151 +/- 0.0055
a115495.227 +/- 0.106               Node   348.44282 +/- 0.0043
e   0.5715962 +/- 3.78e-5           Incl.   31.97784 +/- 0.00033
P6510.25m/4.521d           H 30.3   G  0.15   U  6.6
q 49478.5856 +/- 4.35    Q 181511.869 +/- 4.44
31 of 35 observations 2014 Oct. 30-2017 Nov. 22; mean residual 0".666
Residuals in arcseconds: 
141030 I41 1.18- 1.42-    171122 I52 .988+ .323-    171122 H01 .076- .070-
141030 I41 .937+ .069-    171122 I52 1.10+ .274-    171122 H01 .077+ .065-
141030 I41 .726- .073+    171122 I52 1.22+ .117-    171122 H01 .018+ .076-
141030 I41 1.93- 1.46-    171122 H01 .305- .169+    171122 703 .144- .024-
141030 I41 .058+ .124-    171122 H06 .072- .806+    171122 703 .177- .343-
141030 I41 1.10+ 1.36+    171122 H06 .475+ .517+    171122 703 .065+ .039+
141030 I41 1.96+ .977+    171122 H01 .343- .187+    171122 703 .293+ .191+
141030 I41 .125+ .626+    171122 H06 .600+ .336+    171122 I52(4.23+ 1.48-)
171122 703 .799- .461-    171122 H06 .027- .306+    171122 I52(3.13+ .858-)
171122 703 .629- .269+    171122 H01 .220- .204+    171122 I52(3.35+ 1.72-)
171122 703 .748- .401+    171122 H01 .053- .098+    171122 I52(3.21+ 1.27-)
171122 703 .515- .018-    171122 H01 .122+ .022+

Ephemerides (geocentric):
Date (UTC) HH   RA              Dec         delta   r     elong  mag " sig PA
---- -- -- --  ------------   ------------  ------ ------ -----  --- ---- ---
2017 11 22 00  00 59 30.815   +15 31 58.66  177402 .98864 139.3 17.2  194  62
2017 11 22 01  01 03 45.869   +16 04 49.47  176490 .98864 140.4 17.2  195  62
2017 11 22 02  01 08 05.155   +16 37 42.58  175485 .98864 141.5 17.1  196  63
2017 11 22 03  01 12 29.096   +17 10 38.97  174386 .98864 142.6 17.1  197  63
2017 11 22 04  01 16 58.141   +17 43 39.57  173194 .98864 143.7 17.1  199  63
2017 11 22 05  01 21 32.772   +18 16 45.27  171906 .98864 144.8 17.0  200  64
2017 11 22 06  01 26 13.507   +18 49 56.89  170523 .98864 146.0 17.0  202  64
2017 11 22 07  01 31 00.909   +19 23 15.17  169044 .98863 147.1 16.9  204  65
2017 11 22 08  01 35 55.585   +19 56 40.79  167467 .98863 148.3 16.9  206  65
2017 11 22 09  01 40 58.197   +20 30 14.32  165791 .98862 149.5 16.8  209  66
2017 11 22 10  01 46 09.466   +21 03 56.19  164016 .98862 150.7 16.7  212  66
2017 11 22 11  01 51 30.186   +21 37 46.70  162140 .98861 151.9 16.7  215  67
2017 11 22 12  01 57 01.226   +22 11 45.94  160162 .98860 153.2 16.6  218  67
2017 11 22 13  02 02 43.545   +22 45 53.79  158080 .98859 154.5 16.6  222  68
2017 11 22 14  02 08 38.207   +23 20 09.83  155894 .98858 155.8 16.5  227  68
2017 11 22 15  02 14 46.391   +23 54 33.26  153602 .98856 157.1 16.4  231  69
2017 11 22 16  02 21 09.412   +24 29 02.86  151201 .98855 158.5 16.3  237  70
2017 11 22 17  02 27 48.739   +25 03 36.84  148692 .98853 159.8 16.3  242  70
2017 11 22 18  02 34 46.021   +25 38 12.68  146071 .98852 161.2 16.2  249  71
2017 11 22 19  02 42 03.112   +26 12 46.98  143337 .98850 162.6 16.1  256  72
2017 11 22 20  02 49 42.106   +26 47 15.22  140489 .98848 164.1 16.0  264  73
2017 11 22 21  02 57 45.376   +27 21 31.42  137525 .98846 165.4 15.9  273  74
2017 11 22 22  03 06 15.615   +27 55 27.79  134442 .98843 166.8 15.8  282  75
2017 11 22 23  03 15 15.895   +28 28 54.20  131240 .98841 168.0 15.7  294  76
2017 11 23 00  03 24 49.722   +29 01 37.52  127915 .98838 169.0 15.6  306  77
2017 11 23 01  03 35 01.113   +29 33 20.75  124468 .98835 169.8 15.5  320  78
2017 11 23 02  03 45 54.678   +30 03 41.88  120897 .98832 170.1 15.4  336  80
2017 11 23 03  03 57 35.707   +30 32 12.38  117200 .98829 169.7 15.4  354  81
2017 11 23 04  04 10 10.281   +30 58 15.25  113377 .98825 168.8 15.4  375  83
2017 11 23 05  04 23 45.375   +31 21 02.32  109430 .98822 167.2 15.3  399  84
2017 11 23 06  04 38 28.969   +31 39 30.83  105359 .98817 165.1 15.3  427  86
2017 11 23 07  04 54 30.142   +31 52 18.81  101167 .98813 162.4 15.3  459  88
2017 11 23 08  05 11 59.132   +31 57 39.02   96860 .98808 159.3 15.3  497  91
2017 11 23 09  05 31 07.324   +31 53 11.23   92447 .98803 155.7 15.3  541  93
2017 11 23 10  05 52 07.132   +31 35 52.34   87940 .98798 151.6 15.4  594  96
2017 11 23 11  06 15 11.691   +31 01 44.49   83358 .98792 147.0 15.4  657  99
2017 11 23 12  06 40 34.330   +30 05 41.87   78730 .98786 141.8 15.4  733 102
2017 11 23 13  07 08 27.772   +28 41 18.17   74095 .98779 135.8 15.4  824 105
2017 11 23 14  07 39 03.139   +26 40 40.13   69513 .98772 129.0 15.5  933 109
2017 11 23 15  08 12 28.965   +23 54 37.73   65063 .98765 121.2 15.6 1063 112
2017 11 23 16  08 48 50.620   +20 13 30.58   60860 .98757 112.2 15.7 1213 116
2017 11 23 17  09 28 10.605   +15 29 00.51   57052 .98748 101.9 15.9 1382 119
2017 11 23 18  10 10 29.789   +09 37 42.90   53830 .98740  90.3 16.2 1555 121
2017 11 23 19  10 55 48.580   +02 46 14.89   51408 .98731  77.3 16.7 1712 122
2017 11 23 20  11 44 05.312   -04 43 49.94   49991 .98723  63.4 17.5 1821 122
2017 11 23 21  12 35 08.240   -12 15 40.48   49722 .98715  49.1 18?? 1855 120
2017 11 23 22  13 28 20.336   -19 05 18.54   50630 .98709  35.1 20?? 1805 116
2017 11 23 23  14 22 24.972   -24 36 01.26   52619 .98703  22.4 23?? 1687 111
2017 11 24 00  15 15 29.016   -28 29 52.24   55506 .98698  12.6 27?? 1533 105
2017 11 24 01  16 05 31.574   -30 49 18.13   59074 .98695  10.4 29?? 1369  99
2017 11 24 02  16 51 01.522   -31 50 14.71   63119 .98693  16.3 25?? 1213  93
2017 11 24 03  17 31 17.088   -31 53 08.27   67473 .98691  23.6 23?? 1075  87
2017 11 24 04  18 06 20.426   -31 16 43.77   72008 .98690  30.5 22??  955  83
2017 11 24 05  18 36 40.138   -30 15 35.03   76628 .98690  36.7 21??  854  79
2017 11 24 06  19 02 55.160   -28 59 58.57   81265 .98690  42.3 20??  769  75
2017 11 24 07  19 25 44.826   -27 36 44.72   85873 .98690  47.3 20??  697  72
2017 11 24 08  19 45 44.316   -26 10 16.30   90417 .98691  51.8 19??  637  70
2017 11 24 09  20 03 23.288   -24 43 16.81   94876 .98692  55.9 19??  585  68
2017 11 24 10  20 19 06.029   -23 17 24.97   99233 .98693  59.7 19??  541  67
2017 11 24 11  20 33 12.175   -21 53 37.98  103478 .98695  63.1 19.1  504  65