The FUNcube-1 TLE Lottery is over!

DK3WN-FUNcube-1-cid_image001_jpg01cf0edcThe FUNcube Team have now concluded that FUNcube-1 (AO-73) is indeed Satellite Number 39444 and International Designator 13066AE.

The team are indebted to Mike Rupprecht DK3WN who did this analysis at the Time of Closest Approach (TCA) during a near overhead pass last weekend.

The Keplerian Two Line Elements (TLEs) from Celestrak on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 are:

FUNCUBE (AO-73)
1 39444U 13066AE  14013.85499729  .00002182  00000-0  30369-3 0   361
2 39444  97.7931  89.7316 0064296  24.5145 335.9098 14.77378945  6675