Two Flares Tonight 5 secs Apart in NE USA

Mir16609@aol.com
Wed, 23 Sep 1998 17:43:35 EDT

Hello All.

My Iridflar Output for this evening:

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Site name: Columbia, MD
Latitude:  39.17960  Longitude:  -76.84190  Altitude:   111.5 ft
Time Zone: UTC  -4.0 h

      Local    Local     Iridium          Sun    Flare  Max Flare  Ir
Day   Date     Time    Azm El Rnge N I  Azm Elv Mag MMA  Bearing    # S
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Wed 98- 9-23 20:54:04  007 21 1018 A L  289 -21   1  L  28.5 mi E  51  
Wed 98- 9-23 20:54:09  007 21 1059 A L  289 -21   1  L  32.2 mi E  35  
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I know that this is short notice but there must be others in the NE USA that
will see 2 flares 5 seconds apart.

If you don't have any flare prediction SW contact GSOC at:
http://www.gsoc.dlr.de/satvis/

For an online prediction.

[Jeff - They should be very bright at your location]

Cheers
Don Gardner
Homepage: http://members.aol.com/mir16609/
76.8419 W, 39.1796 N,  34m ASL