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Xatcobeo decayed


ID	SATNAME	        INTLDES	        COUNTRY	MSG_EPOCH		DECAY_EPOCH		SOURCE
38082	XATCOBEO	2012-006F	SPN	2014-08-31 16:30:00	2014-08-31 0:00:00	decay_msg
38082	XATCOBEO	2012-006F	SPN	2014-08-31 15:58:00	2014-08-31 12:05:00	TIP_msg

xatcobeo_batter_voltage


Xatcobeo still active



08:27 UTC xatcobeo 8.25v -106dbm 20c
08:28 UTC xatcobeo 8.21v -106dbm 21c
08:30 UTC xatcobeo 8.22v -106dbm 22c

09:56 UTC xatcobeo 8.26v -105dbm 24c
09:59 UTC xatcobeo 8.21v -105dbm 25c

… it seems these are my last beacons 🙁

xatcobeo_31082014

https://www.space-track.org/#/decay
NORAD_CAT_ID MSG_EPOCH INSERT_EPOCH DECAY_EPOCH
38082 2014-08-31 06:03:00 2014-08-31 06:07:31 2014-08-31 12:25:00
38082 2014-08-31 00:47:00 2014-08-31 00:51:53 2014-08-31 12:35:00
38082 2014-08-30 13:08:00 2014-08-30 13:11:51 2014-08-31 13:29:00
38082 2014-08-28 23:07:00 2014-08-28 23:09:03 2014-08-31 01:21:00
38082 2014-08-28 14:03:00 2014-08-28 16:32:47 2014-08-30 23:16:00

xatcobeo_31082014_0859


Xatcobeo CW beacons


08:54 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.26V 0DBM 16C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -114DBM 17C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -102DBM 19C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -102DBM 20C

10:25 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.26V -111DBM 17C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -111DBM 18C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -111DBM 19C

10:45 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.26V - 96DBM 28C
XATCOBEO 8.16V -111DBM 29C

16:35 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.18V 0DBM 23C
XATCOBEO 8.20V 0DBM 24C
XATCOBEO 8.19V 0DBM 25C

18:05 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.26V 0DBM 24C

23:39 UTC
XATCOBEO 8.26V -119DBM 13C
XATCOBEO 8.26V -111DBM 14C

xatcobeo_30082014_0900


Xatcobeo CW beacons


09:11 UTC XATCOBEO 8.24V -116DBM 15C

18:23 UTC
xatcobeo 8.22v 0dbm 24c
xatcobeo 8.19v 0dbm 25c
xatcobeo 8.22v -102dbm 26c
xatcobeo 8.17v -102dbm 27c

spacetrack.org:

NORAD_CAT_ID	MSG_EPOCH	INSERT_EPOCH	DECAY_EPOCH	WINDOW	REV	DIRECTION	LAT	LON	INCL	NEXT_REPORT	ID	HIGH_INTEREST	OBJECT_NUMBER
38082	2014-08-28 23:07:00	2014-08-28 23:09:03	2014-08-31 01:21:00	600	13618	descending	64	230.1	69.4	24	4550	N	38082
38082	2014-08-28 14:03:00	2014-08-28 16:32:47	2014-08-30 23:16:00	660	13616	ascending	-32.9	117.6	69.4	48	4548	N	38082

xatcobeo_30082014


Xatcobeo-1 CW beacon


07:52 UTC
xatcobeo 8.12v -122dbm 16c
xatcobeo 8.26v -122dbm 17c


Xatcobeo-1 CW beacon


09:31 UTC
xatcobeo 8.26v -113dbm 15c
xatcobeo 8.26v -113dbm 16c
xatcobeo 8.26v -112dbm 17c
xatcobeo 8.26v -112dbm 18c

xatcobeo_26082014


Xatcobeo CW beacon


18:47 UTC xatcobeo 8.20v -111dbm 24c


Xatcobeo – final days


19:55 UTC xatcobeo 8.26v 0dbm 23c
19:56 UTC xatcobeo 8.25v -118dbm 23c
no more beacons till LOS (due to eclipse)

xatcobeo_19082014


Xatcobeo-1 CW beacon


06:33 UTC

xatcobeo 8.26v -105dbm 14c
xatcobeo 8.26v -120dbm 15c
xatcobeo 8.26v -107dbm 16c

XATCOBEO0808-14


Xatcobeo-1 CW beacon


05:02 UTC
xatcobeo 8.26v -136dbm 35c
xatcobeo 8.26v -121dbm 35c
xatcobeo 8.26v -126dbm 35c
xatcobeo 8.26v -128dbm 35c
xatcobeo 8.26v -126dbm 35c