Cees' flare = USA 86

Bjoern Gimle (b_gimle@algonet.se)
Thu, 13 Aug 1998 14:14:10 +0200

Cees Bassa <c.g.bassa@phys.uu.nl> wrote:
> I also was observing the Perseid Meteor shower when at approximately =
23:05
> CET, 21:05 UTC, a bright flare (around -3) appeared just below Vega.=20

This was USA 86 (flaring higher than recent published obs, and my own
older observations) This elset has it 0.5 deg. E of Vega 21:02:48,
culminating at 85.0 deg. :

USA 86       =20
1 22251U 92 83  A 98215.93402986  .00001100  00000-0  72387-4 0    06
2 22251  97.7342 282.8141 0421000 330.6402  29.3597 14.55969615    03

Bjoern


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