Iridiums 11 and 52

Paul Sventek (psventek@hotmail.com)
Mon, 18 May 1998 06:02:18 PDT

Greetings:

Iridiums 11 and 52 made potential flare passes over the Chicago 
area last (Saturday) night.

Iridium 11 was seen making several rapid, brief, 0 mag flares as 
if in a tumble, just north of the part of the sky it would have 
flared in. Iridium 52 put on a normal show as seen with a near 
zero flare angle.

Paul Sventek
temporarily at 41d 47.39m N  87d 47.34m W

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