Re: Iridium 20

George S. Williams (sterling@exis.net)
Fri, 08 May 1998 18:31:29 -0400

>
>A bit of idle speculation  here:  It may be that the two sets of flashes are
>from different MMA's.
>

If the satellite is tumbling, any or all three of the MMA's could produce
flashes; probably the solar panels, also. 

And the observations could be quite different depending upon where you are
located relative to the track.

georgew

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