slow moving unid sat / Nahuel 1A a slow flasher

From: Kevin Fetter (kfetter@yahoo.com)
Date: Fri Aug 24 2012 - 15:27:29 UTC

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    Last night, I had the mount track Nahuel 1A ( 24714 ) to see when it would flash brightly. Nahuel 1A takes a few minutes between flashes, so slowed down since I last observed it.
    
    At 6:57:13 utc, a so far slow moving sat passed below and within 1 degree of the following star.
    
    Data from the Tycho catalog
    
    TYC 5281 814 1
    Johnson V magnitude: 6.912  0.019
    J2000 position at current date (proper motion included):
    Right ascension: 02h16m16.0993s
    Declination: -09 49' 16.994"
    
    It was going west to east.
    
    Video shortly.
    
    Now to try and fiqure out what sat, this unid really is.
    
    Kevin
    
    Site = 1775
    44.6062 N
    75.6910 w
    100 m
    
    
    
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