Re: something

Ed Cannon (ecannon@mail.utexas.edu)
Sat, 14 Nov 1998 01:53:10 -0500

Aliendish@aol.com wrote on Fri, 13 Nov 1998, at about 16:44:28 EST:

> At about 5:11am EST, Nov,7 ,i saw a flare of something toward the 
> almost direct East, somewhere around 10 to 20 degree elevation. 
> ... the flare was moving south. from north.

This looks like it might be a pretty good possible match:

  25.664  80.371   20.   Miami, Florida           2000 11.0  9 F F T T T
 
***  1998 Nov   7  Sat morning  *** Times are AM EST  ***  1819  550
 
 H  M  S  Tim Al Azi C Dir  Mag Dys F  Hgt Shd  Rng  EW Phs  R A   Dec
 
16262 Cosmos 1703    85 108A  6.0 2.0      13 3.8   4.0 
 5 10 43   .0 15  70    86  7.7   2 8  379 345 1023  .6 135 1332  24.1
 5 11  1   .0 15  75 C  89  7.8   2 8  379 349 1016  .6 138 1324  19.8
 5 11 19   .0 15  80    91  7.9   2 8  378 353 1014  .5 140 1316  15.4
 5 11 37   .0 15  85    93  8.1   2 8  378 356 1019  .5 143 13 9  10.9
 5 11 55   .0 15  90    95  8.2   2 8  378 359 1030  .5 145 13 3   6.5
 5 12 13   .0 14  94    97  8.4   2 8  378 362 1047  .5 146 1257   2.2

Has anyone else seen major flares/glints from that one?
 
Ed Cannon - ecannon@mail.utexas.edu - Austin, Texas, USA