From: Jeff Umbarger (
Date: Sun Jun 04 2006 - 06:21:13 EDT

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    Hey All,
         Saw AM-11 at 7:02:00 UT at RA: 15hr 39min Dec:
    -5.5deg at about +3.0mag. I believe this is the most
    distant manmade object I have ever seen with the naked
    eye. Just curious if others have seen naked eye
    objects farther? AM-11 is clearly in a more distant
    (graveyard orbit) orbit than geosynchronous.
              Jeff Umbarger
              Plano, TX USA
              Lat: +33.06946(N)
              Lon: -96.76807(W)
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