Re: Flashing Shenzhou-8???

From: Allen Thomson (
Date: Wed Nov 02 2011 - 12:40:37 UTC

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    I saw both Tiangong 1 and Shenzhou 8 during their
    pass this morning (6:09 AM EDT for Tiangong; about
    a  minute later for Shenzhou 8) from my location
    west of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  
    --Bill Thompson
    Thank you.  I'm now mostly puzzled by what this thing was: it came out of 
    Cepheus, passed under Polaris and continued on to near Eta Ursae Majoris, just 
    like Heavens Above had Tiangong-1 doing.  
    A correction to my initial post: I said the object was two minutes late on the 
    Tiangong-1 prediction, but checking with Heavens Above just now, it was three 
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