Re: EPOXI 2008 Dec 30 Earth flyby visibility?

From: Tony Beresford (
Date: Sun Dec 28 2008 - 12:37:31 UTC

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    At 10:40 PM 28/12/2008, Antti Kuosmanen wrote:
    >Unlike for the 2007 flyby (
    >there doesn't seem to be a lot of information about EPOXI spacecraft's
    >Earth flyby in a few days. Is this flyby viewable somewhere?
    The EPOXI spacecraft's ephemeris is available on JPL's HORIZON system
    The perigee is in daylight over Southern Hemisphere but visible
    beforehand here in Australia. The departure is on daylight side of Earth so
    not of any interest. I dont expect it will get brighter than mag 15 .
    Tony Beresford 
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