RE: What factors determine the brightness of a satellite flare?

From: Ted Molczan (ssl3molcz@rogers.com)
Date: Sun Jun 28 2009 - 12:11:06 UTC

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    Robert Clark wrote:
    
    >  What I need to know is what are the factors that
    > contribute to the brightest satellite flares since then we
    > could incorporate these facts into the design of the
    > reflective surfaces at the Moon to produce the brightest
    > images.
    
    This is somewhat off-topic for SeeSat-L, so please continue any follow-up
    discussion off-list.
    
    Ted Molczan
    Admin: satobs.org, SeeSat-L
    
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