Iridium Obs. Aug. 27, 1997 @ 20:49 UTC

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Thu, 28 Aug 1997 06:57:15 +0200

I had five Iridiums in sequence 80 E - Z - 60 W
I saw nothing at 1-power above 40 deg. elevation for the first pass,
and followed the second in 7*50 from Polaris - lost it when it passed
zenith. No flare at 1-power. Magnitude +7 roughly !


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