Re: Finnish Satellite Observations

Rainer Kracht (R.KRACHT@ABBS.heide.de)
Sun, 18 Dec 94 11:49:40 GMT

  
>   On November 26 I saw a very bright unknown satellite which moved two 
>   degrees above Capella to the East (azimuths 300 to 90). The satellite 
>   was at magnitude -2 and it was little yellowish. The time was 
>   14.48.30 UT. Coordinates for Ristiina are 61.25N 27.30E. 
  
This satellite was Kosmos 2290: 
  
Kosmos 2290 
1 23218U 94053A   94335.91330199  .00156621  70300-5  15728-3 0  1866 
2 23218  64.8026 192.9995 0101579  73.7431 287.4880 16.00790135 15573 
  
 Rainer 
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