ISS solar transit observed!

From: Matson, Robert (
Date: Mon Feb 11 2002 - 17:39:06 EST

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    Hi Ron and List,
    I want to thank Ron Lee for his dedication in attempting to
    observe a satellite transit of the sun, and congratulate him
    on his success!  If I'm not mistaken, he's only the second
    person (the first being Ron Dantowitz) to successfully,
    deliberately, observe a satellite transiting the sun.  (In
    both cases, the satellite in question was ISS).  As Ron has
    demonstrated, persistence and mobility are the key factors
    in successfully pulling off such a feat.  Now, can it be
    repeated with a different (large) satellite?
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