Re: East-to-west UNID in France

Alphonse POUPLIER (
Tue, 3 Jun 1997 13:13:18 +0200 (MET DST)

>I could find no zenith matches.  Best I could come up with was OV 1-5 (Norad
>#2122) which made an east-to-west pass in the south at that time.  Possible
>new launch?  --Rob

But 02122 passed at a maximum altitude about 30 deg. !
I found the following one but is it possible to get such flashes?

Place: 33 BORDEAUX Latitude: +4450  Longitude:35926
Limits:    Alt.  0- 90   Az.  0-360   Alt.Sun Max.:-10
   Magn.MAX: 999