G'day all, All obs are on Jul 18 (local time) from 36d46m35s S & 144d14m28s E at 240m: First saw Mir pass 53deg over head orange yellow colour until just before peak brightness of -2 mag after just having past through Scopion's tail. Was mag 3 when passing just Sth of Canopus. Was on time to GSOC predictions 18:27:50 local time first seen & disappeared about 18:3:45 into earth's shadow. Next saw Iridium 39 flare to mag 0 at 18:34 local time on track & location to GSOC predictions, although they predicted -2 for the flare. Chris Wyatt.