David Bishop (
Wed, 26 Feb 97 16:54:15 EST

> Scott Ray wrote:
> > 
> > >From how far north is Hubble optically visible?
> We are at 40 degrees north and HST is sometimes as much as 16 degrees
> above the southern horizon.  Not easily visible that low in the sky but
> it *is* visible.

I've tried it visually from my location, and I haven't been able
to do it.  I'm about 3 degrees too far north to get 28 degree orbit
and about 3 degrees too far west to see a shuttle liftoff into a 57
degree orbit.

                            David Bishop

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