Re: UNID During Meteor Shower!

From: Bjoern Gimle@GlocalNet (Gimle@GlocalNet)
Date: Thu Aug 13 2009 - 14:54:25 UTC

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    >> Seems like  the satellite or object would have had to cross the
    >> Southern skies.  Cosmos was crossing the Northern skies.
    > I am puzzled. You said "It moved to the Northeast I would say, straight to the horizon"
    >> The angle would probably take it ...
    > Quoting probable motion is much less accurate than describing the local circumstances
    > (relative to a vertical, or a line between two stars)
    > For this Cosmos, motion is "5 o'clock" (159 degrees)
    > one deg left of eta Per to two deg left of alp Per in 120 seconds
    >> but only blinked between the two brightest stars in Perseus ...
    > So it would have passed right of alpha, left of Algol?
    > /Björn
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