Re: I saw 13 satellites last night!

From: Thomas A. Troszak (tom@bullhammer.com)
Date: Fri Apr 07 2000 - 05:40:22 PDT

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    tlj18@juno.com wrote:
    
    > I only saw two sats at once, only twice.  Once in 1998, and once last
    > week.  To experience this three times is interesting, but in one hour is
    > absolutely fantastic!  Can anyone on the list fathom a statistical
    > probability of this happening?
    > 
    > ================================================================
    > Jonathan T. Wojack
    > tlj18@juno.com
    
    >Date: Wed, 24 Nov 1999 10:03:54 -0500
    >Thomas A. Troszak wrote:
    > 
    > By the way, last night, with Moon and all, was exceptionally clear and
    > we happened to see three naked eye (mag 3 - 4) sats simultaneously! Gosh
    > it looks crowded up there...
    > 
    > Thanks all,
    > Tom Troszak
    
    Dear Richard,
    
    I have seen 3 at once on two occasions now... keep watching!
    
    Tom Troszak,
    Asheville, NC, USA
    35.601 N, -82.554 W
    elevation 2,300 ft.
    mailto:tom@bullhammer.com
    http://www.bullhammer.com/satphotos1.htm
    http://www.bullhammer.com
    
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