Re: fuel dump visible from IRAN?

From: Dr. Tony Phillips (
Date: Fri Jun 15 2007 - 22:45:32 EDT

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    Pictures of this Iranian cloud are now posted on
    --Tony Phillips
    At 03:57 PM 6/15/2007, Kevin Fetter wrote:
    >I got a message from someone in Iran, that say's the following
    >After a beautifully Iridium flash at about 20:55 (local time) (17:25 
    >UT) we saw a small and very
    >bright cloud over the west horizon.
    >It came brighter very fast and reach to mag -5 and then went to the 
    >east horizon very fast. all
    >these event take a long about 12 Min.
    >this cloud was White and blue. and many reports from south to north 
    >of Iran confirm it.
    >Sounds like they observed, the fuel dump from today's atlas launch.
    >What do other's think.
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