Re: video of object leading the iss

From: Robert Reeves (reeves10@swbell.net)
Date: Sat Sep 04 2004 - 12:51:44 EDT

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    > Here's the video showing the object that appears to be leading the iss by
    around 10 seconds.
    >
    > http://www.kfetter.100megs26.com/satvideo/unid.avi
    >
    > In Divx format
    >
    > http://www.divx.com
    >
    > I hope to catch the pass of the iss tommorow morning, and see the object
    again if it on a path
    > ahead of the iss. I so far couldn't match it to any other satellite. Looks
    like a satellite to me.
    >
    > Kevin
    
    I strongly suspect this is a cover from one of the three new antennas they
    installed during
    the latest spacewalk.  The covers were flung away during the EVA.
    
    Robert Reeves                 +29.484   98.440
    reeves10@swbell.net       San Antonio, Texas
    www.robertreeves.com
    
    
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