Bright flashes from Galaxy 8

From: Kevin Fetter (kfetter@yahoo.com)
Date: Thu Sep 03 2009 - 05:25:12 UTC

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    The moon, is making seeing flashes from no longer used geo sat's harder.
    
    At least Galaxy 8 ( 25086 ) is currently easy to see. 
    
    It takes roughly 16 minutes, to give a bright flash, with a fainter flash in between.
    
    One bright flash occured at around 5:20 utc ( Sept 3 ) and was mag 6 are brighter.
    
    Now to look at the time between bright flashes, to see if it's taking more time, are less time, then last time.
    
    Kevin
    
    
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