Re: Double flare out of Iridium 35

From: Daniel Crawford (djcunix@scc.net)
Date: Wed Dec 25 2002 - 21:24:00 EST

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    Hi Tom,
    
    Iridflar produced from your location a -.7 flare produced from Left MMA at
    00:23:05 (AZ 38, El 53)and a second flare of -3.1 at 00:23:27 (AZ 30, El 46)
    as a solar panel flare.
    
    Warmest Regards over the holidays,
    
    Daniel
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Tom Wagner" <sciteach@mchsi.com>
    To: "SeeSat" <SeeSat-L@blackadder.lmsal.com>
    Sent: Wednesday, December 25, 2002 7:38 PM
    Subject: Double flare out of Iridium 35
    
    
    > Hi all,
    >
    > Iridium 35 produced a double flare tonight---first I've ever seen. I was
    > showing my visiting nephew what was predicted to be a -1 flare near
    Perseus
    > when after that flare occurred there was an even brighter second flare;
    > maybe a -2.  Nice treat!
    >
    > If someone with Iridiflare has the time and initiative to look I would
    like
    > to know if that program predicted that double flare.
    >
    > The details of what I  saw and where I am located are as follows:
    >
    > Iridium 35
    > USSPACECOM Catalog No.: 24966
    > -1 flare at 00:23:05 UTC
    > Latitude: +42.473513
    > Longitude -92.360413
    > Meters above sea level: 274
    >
    > Thanks and have happy holidays!
    >
    > Tom
    > Iowa
    > USA
    > .....
    >
    >
    >
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