Re: forwarded moon transit movie

From: Bill T Bard (
Date: Tue Jan 23 2001 - 12:43:06 PST

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    Seems doubtful it is a satellite. I estimate a velocity of 16 seconds per
    degree which would seem to indicate a height of 5000 miles (8km) or so. It
    seems like you can see a shape to the object. If you assume the object is
    1/200 the diameter of the moon, since the moon is about 1/2 degree, that
    would make the length about .2 miles square or 1000 feet by 1000 feet
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