Re: Mir & Progress observed

Tommy Duvall (tduvall@cei.net)
Wed, 12 Aug 1998 22:13:43 -0500

I observed Mir on the next pass and observed the dimmer satellite (maybe 4
th  magitude) leading Mir by about the same time.
 tduvall  35.25n     92.31w

-----Original Message-----
From: jeff@satellite.eu.org <jeff@satellite.eu.org>
To: SeeSat-L@cds.plasma.mpe-garching.mpg.de
<SeeSat-L@cds.plasma.mpe-garching.mpg.de>
Date: Wednesday, August 12, 1998 9:56 PM
Subject: Mir & Progress observed


>Previously sent to cds.
>
>--- On Thu, 13 Aug 98 00:59:16  jeff@satellite.eu.org wrote:
>
>>Observed Mir this evening Aug 13 00:56 UT making a nice NW to SE
>>overhead pass and noted a satellite leading Mir by about 13 seconds.
>>Suspect it was the Progress vessel which was scheduled to be undocked in
>>preparation for the launch and docking of Soyuz TM-28.
>>
> http://www2.satellite.eu.org/mir.html
>>
>>Jeff Hunt <jeff@satellite.eu.org>
>>38.51N 76.76W
>
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