Mercury 1 geo sat is easy to spot

From: Kevin Fetter (kfetter@yahoo.com)
Date: Wed May 07 2008 - 01:10:29 UTC

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    I have aimed at the Mercury 1 geo sat, a us military one.
    
    It's easy to see on the tv, as I expected, thanks to that large antenna they say it has, on the
    following site.
    
    http://www.skyrocket.de/space/doc_sdat/mercury.htm
    
    Not bad, the sun is only 8 degrees below the horizon.
    
    Kevin
    
    
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