WOW! Iridium 43!

Earl Needham (
Tue, 05 May 1998 23:08:53 -0600

	Just had an extremely bright flare from Iridium 43.  Iridflar predicted a
magnitude of -7.9, with the flare lat/long only 1.3 km east of here.  I
felt like I was a shepherd at Bethlehem or something, it was so bright!