How can I know when a satellite will be visible?
You can download programs such as Orbitron. Using the "Predict" mode, it will tell you when satellites will be visible from your location. The program will automatically download fresh "Keplerian elements", the mathematical variables the program needs to calculate the orbit of satellites. If you have a hand-held Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) using the Palm OS, you can download PocketSat+. You can also get Palm Compatible Keps

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