Estimating Magnitude

JRBURCA@aol.com
Fri, 29 Aug 1997 02:44:50 -0400 (EDT)

I'm curious as to how magnitudes of satellites are judged.  Is this
just knowing magnitudes of stars and then comparing?  I would
like some advice from those who think they estimate magnitudes
fairly well.

Jake Rees
Burbank, Calif.