HST zenith flash

Bill Moore (wmoore@iu.net)
Wed, 17 Jan 1996 06:35:42 -0500

Saw a significant flash of the Hubble Space Telescope as it passed 
my zenith at 5:58 am EST this (1/17/96) am.  Has anybody else seen 
HST flashing?  Is it due to solar panel orientation or would a 
spacecraft body glint be so spectacular?
 Bill Moore         wmoore@iu.net