Iridium 33 flashes, 21 March

From: Marco Langbroek (marco.langbroek@wanadoo.nl)
Date: Sat Mar 21 2009 - 23:13:39 UTC

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    Hi all,
    
    Two images yielded a total of 5 flashes from the Iridium 33 wreckage (97-051C) 
    again. Like yesterday and 4 days ago, I measured their positions and used the 
    most recent Iridium 33 tle to derive times from those positions. I get:
    
    photo 1:
    
    19:39:02.51
    19:39:07.17
    19:39:11.85
    
    Photo 2:
    
    19:39:44.46
    19:39:49.13
    
    Like yesterday and 4 days ago, the period between the flashes is 4.66 seconds.
    
    On the 2nd image there is some hint of a fainter secondary flash just after each 
    flash.
    
    - Marco
    
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