Telstar 401 & Italsat 1 11-23-05

From: Brad Young (brad.young@domain-engineering.com)
Date: Sat Nov 26 2005 - 21:23:02 EST

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    Great night but cloudy since.
     At RMCC (Tulsa Astronomy Club site)
    All times UT, then mag, RA (h:m) dec (deg)
    Telstar 401 (#22927) all 1X, no positions
    1 2:01:14 +2 
    2 2:02:47 +3
    3 2:04:21 +3
    4 2:05:56 +4
    5 2:07:31 +5
    
    Italsat 1 #21055
    1 3:43:01 +3 1X
    2 3:44:01 +3 1X
    3 3:45:01 +4 0:21 -12.5 10X
    4 3:46:02 +5 0:22 -12.7 10X
    5 3:47:04 +6 0:23 -12.6 10X
    6 3:48:05 +8 0:24 -12.6 10X +35.83,-96.15, 201m MSL, 10X = 10x50 binocs  
    
    Positions rather poor as I was showing these to others who thought at first they were dim Iridium flares. 
    
    Brad Young 
    
    
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