Re: Iridium 12 mag -4 flare

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Sun, 24 Aug 1997 14:17:13 +0200

>Considering the numerous brilliant flares, I would appreciate a bit more info.
>In particular, local time and approximate az/el and direction of the
>satellite.
>
My Iridium observation on Aug.21 was about
20:27:00 az 028 el 30 RA 4.71 dec +55 (may have started earlier)
to 20:27:20 az 033 el 33, RA 4.08 dec.+56

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