UNID is iridium 63

From: paul (astro@pgog.net)
Date: Mon Jun 21 2004 - 00:33:14 EDT

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    while setting up for east pass of 72A at
    ~ 0307:20z 21jun, I noticed a bright flare
    out of the corner of my eye, it then faded
    and at first I thought it was a landing light,
    but then I was able to follow the sat naked eye
    at ~ +3.5.  quick search with mccants.tle and
    Guide8 showed 2 sats in the area, Iridium 63 and
    DM-F3 00-048A and since predicted mag of 48A was
    +9.1, Ir 63 was becoming THE candidate.  then
    ran Rob's iridflar and sure enough, flare was
    predicted max -5.3 at 0307:17.2.
    
    2004 Jun 21 04h32 UT 
    04173.189 
    
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