SUPERBIRD OBSERVATION

Jay Respler (jrespler@injersey.com)
Wed, 26 Feb 1997 20:07:58 -0500 (EST)

Superbird was observed Feb 16 from 542-549 UT.  It was fainter than mag 13
flashing to mag 11 with a period of 23 to 46 seconds.  Timing was made by
counting time ticks on short wave radio.

   40.283  74.233  129.      JAY RESPLER           1950 13.0  8
 
*** 1997 Feb 15/16   Sat evening/Sun morning  *** Times are EST
 
Hrs Min  Alt Azi  Mag    Hgt    R  A    Dec  Range
 
NCT 20040 Superbird A                 M 3.5 ELDY  7 M2   -2
 12  42   46 155 11.6  22323  11 35.7   -.8  23288


Jay Respler
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