Re: ISS flyby of Jupiter in broad daylight

From: Anthony Ayiomamitis (anthony@perseus.gr)
Date: Sat May 29 2010 - 11:24:29 UTC

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    O/H sciteach@mchsi.com έγραψε:
    > ----- Original Message -----
    > From: "Anthony Ayiomamitis" <anthony@perseus.gr>
    > To: seesat-l@satobs.org
    > Sent: Saturday, May 29, 2010 3:01:10 AM GMT -06:00 US/Canada Central
    > Subject: ISS flyby of Jupiter in broad daylight
    >
    > ....I caught the ISS again in broad daylight but this time on a flyby of Jupiter.
    >
    > Enjoy: http://www.perseus.gr/Astro-Sat-ISS-2010-05-29.htm 
    >
    > Anthony.
    >
    > +++++++++++++++
    >
    > Jaw dropping. Magnificent work. 
    >
    > Given that we can see so much detail in the ISS I would imagine that it would have been visible in those conditions even w/o all the added surface that makes its magnitude as bright as it now is with the unaided eye.
    >
    > Thank you Anthony.
    >
    > Tom  Iowa  USA 
    >
    >
    >
    >   
    Hello old friend!
    
    Thank you for the kind words.  I have added a second diagram and which 
    strongly suggests that the ISS earlier today occulted Jupiter.   :-)
    
    Clear skies.
    
    Anthony.
    
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