Mir/Progress and STS-82

Brierley, David UK (BrierleD@jntf.osd.mil)
Fri, 14 Feb 1997 10:28:47 -0700

Last night I observed both currently manned spacecraft:

At about 1997 February 14, 01:40 UT I saw Mir, 86-17A, at az 0 deg, el 9
deg.  It was followed by Progress M-33, 96-66A, some 94 secs later.
Progress was about 2.5 mags fainter.

At about 1997 February 14, 12:10 UT I saw STS-82, 97-4A at az 190 deg,
el 14 deg, mag +2.5 to +3.

David Brierley
Colorado Springs, CO, USA.
Station 2017
Lat 38.9583N Long 104.7603W 2115m