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Re: Re: xm-1 satellite as test signal



 
> > > > The satellites are at 85º and 115ºW
> > > >
> > > > The sirius satellites(3) are on a "figure 8" pattern roughly centered at
> > > > 100ºW. There are always 2 satellites in view. The satellites are in
> > > > elliptical orbits of around 24hours.


These satellites are in circular geosynchronous orbits, not eliptical.
They are just inclined, so they appear to go through a figure 8 
motion viewed from the ground.


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