Re: Satellite transits

From: glwells@Americanisp.net
Date: Mon Jun 12 2000 - 21:00:35 PDT

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    >
    > It was probably a balloon -- you'd be surprised how many of
    > them are launched each day.  Even the largest satellites
    > would be barely resolvable at 120x.
    >
    > Cheers,
    > Rob
    >
    >
    >
    Thank you.  A balloon makes sense, given the speed and the magnificaiton
    (and the 'spherical' appearance) through the filter.
    
    I'll get the files you prescribed and start the learning curve right away.
    I appreciate your responses!
    
    Gary Wells
    40.177663,  -105.081182
    Colorado, USA
    
    
    
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