Kosmos 2263 (1993-059A, 22076) unexpectedly (?) bright.

From: Bram Dorreman (bram.dorreman@gmail.com)
Date: Tue Jul 10 2012 - 10:16:01 UTC

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    During my last observation session in the night of July 6 to 7 I saw
    this object low SoutEast as a
    magnitude +1 object.
    I identified it as Kosmos 2263, a Tselina 2 type Kosmos.
    I was strengthened in my identification as my friend-meteor-observer
    had photographed another
    Tselina 2 Kosmos (1994-077A) at different nights. That means the
    object should be an easy object to the naked eye.
    My observation time: 01:07:08 UT
    RA 23h 05m dec -12 deg, Az 140 alt 18.5 deg
    
    Bram Dorreman using 7x50 binoculars and/or unaided eyes
    Site 4160: 51.27931 N, 5.47683 E, 35 m (WGS84)
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