Iridium 52 & unexpected flare

Igor G. Rozivika (
Sun, 15 Nov 1998 18:35:04 +0300

Hello all!
On 15 Nov 1998 I waited the predicted flare of Iridium 52. At 14:56:19 UTC I
have seen a flare approximately 1 mag (Alt 70 deg, Az 340 deg). The
satellite passed on a north. Somebody knows what it a flasher?
The flare of Ir52 was usual (about 1 mag). A place and time agree predicted.

Igor G. Rozivika
Sosnovy Bor, St. Peterburg, Russia
Lat. 59.9053N
Lon. 29.0939E
Alt. 50 m