which diameter to watch mir ?

Nico L. (polaris@diemme.it)
Tue, 07 Oct 1997 18:54:57 +0200

Dear sat-friends,
I'm planning to watch MIR on next passage.
I have a 4 1/2 inches telescope and 8 inches telescope.
Which diameter to notice any detail ?
Which enlargement ?
Could 150 x  go ?

thanks in advance :)

Nico Lonetti - Italy