RE: brightness of James Webb Space Telescope

From: Rob Dale (rdale@skywatch.org)
Date: Fri Oct 29 2010 - 03:19:11 UTC

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    Geo-sats orbit at 22,000 miles above the Earth. JWST will be 1,000,000
    miles away. "Bright" is probably not even close to a word I'd use to
    describe it...
    
     - Rob
    
    > -----Original Message-----
    > From: seesat-l-bounces+rdale=skywatch.org@satobs.org [mailto:seesat-l-
    > bounces+rdale=skywatch.org@satobs.org] On Behalf Of Kevin Fetter
    > Sent: Thursday, October 28, 2010 22:58
    > To: seesat-l@satobs.org
    > Subject: brightness of James Webb Space Telescope
    >
    > On another list, people are talking about the James Webb Space
    > Telescope.
    >
    > http://www.jwst.nasa.gov/
    >
    > Any idea, of how bright it would appear.
    >
    > Kevin
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