Good Morning View of Mir

Ron Lee (
Sat, 11 Jul 1998 05:31:07 EDT

Mir was in good viewing this morning, July 11 08:25-08:35 @maximum elevation
of about 45 degrees to the northwest despite the 96% phase of the moon to the
south-southwest. Estimate magnitude with the moonlit sky at 0.5. Nice to have
an "old faithfull" to look at during less than ideal conditions.