EUTELSAT 2-F3 is flashing, MERIDIAN 1 flare

From: Kevin Fetter (kfetter@yahoo.com)
Date: Sun Aug 12 2007 - 06:48:20 EDT

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    EUTELSAT 2-F3 is flashing. Gave bright flashes, which is nice.
    
    91- 83 A 07-08-12 07:18:10   KF                192        mag 6->inv
    
    http://www.kfetter.com/satvideo/flashing-geosat/21803.wmv
    
    MERIDIAN 1 ( 29668 ) flared up to at least mag 7, around 6:05 UTC ( Aug 12 )
    
    I observed it the other day, around mag 9, when using the wide feild setup. 
    
    I am sure, going to observe this sat more. 
    
    Kevin
    
    
    
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