Obs 970815

Leo Barhorst (leobarhorst@pi.net)
Sat, 16 Aug 1997 17:28:41 +0200

Observed MIR and Progress on a low pass in the south. At 20:28:30.3 MIR paased
just north of Eta Ophiuchus, followed 183.03 seconds later by Progress. MIR was
mag -1 and Progress mag 2.

70-106 B 97-08-16 02:27:10   LB   96.6 0.5   4 24.2   AA, mag 5->inv
71-119 B 97-08-15 21:19:09   LB   60.9 0.5   8  7.6   AA, mag 5->inv
75- 27 E 97-08-15 21:53:23   LB   62.7 0.5   4 15.7   FF, mag 3->inv
79- 30 B 97-08-15 20:59:29   LB  186.1 0.5   8 23.3   AF, 4->inv, 20.62+24.85
79- 50 A 97-08-16 02:15:36   LB   65.7 0.1  20  3.28  FfF, mag 4(5)->inv
81- 33 B 97-08-16 02:08      LB                       S, mag 4
81- 59 A 97-08-15 21:50:05   LB   28.5 0.1  10  2.85  'Fff-'F, mag 2(3)->inv
87- 11 A 97-08-16 01:32:07   LB   51.0 0.5  10  5.1   AA, mag 4->inv
87- 18 A 97-08-15 20:04:51   LB   75.4 0.5   4 18.9   AA, mag 3->inv
87-101 A 97-08-16 01:40:27   LB   67.2 5     1 67     AA, mag 3->inv
89- 17 B 97-08-15 21:05:43   LB   70.9 0.5   2 35.5   AA, mag 4->inv
90- 15 A 97-08-15 22:43      LB                       almost S, 5 -> S, 7
90- 17 B 97-08-15 21:41      LB                       S, mag 5
92-  8 B 97-08-15 20:08:07   LB   83.7 0.2  13  6.44  FF, mag 4->inv
92- 72 C 97-08-15 21:14      LB                       S, mag 4
94- 41 B 97-08-15 21:38:57   LB   82.2 0.1  10  8.22  FF, mag 4->inv
95- 21 B 97-08-15 21:02      LB                       S, mag 4
96- 17 B 97-08-15 21:30:54   LB   94.5 1.0   1 94     MM, mag 5->7
96- 51 A 97-08-15 21:43      LB                       S, mag 6
97- 17 B 97-08-16 02:20:12   LB   58.7 0.1  30  1.957 FF, mag 4->inv

Saw a bright meteorite, a Perside ?, with a glowing track of more than 90 degrees
and going very fast. Qiute a sight!

Greetings and clear skies,
Leo Barhorst