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Tiangong 1 by Merv
Tiangong 1 came over Adelaide tonight. I looked out for it, courtesy of Orbitron (see attached), but it was not visible to me, notwithstanding a cloudless...
October 30th 11 10:51 AM
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Reflecting satellites, big business by David Jonsson
Hi Can anyone help me determine how much data that is physically possible to transport with a beam of light from Earth reflected on a satellite back to Earth...
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September 22nd 11 10:37 AM
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[OT] one click, one (planet) life by Laura[_3_]
Hi everyone, I would like to share a youtube video with you. A click doesn't cost nothing to you, but can help a lot...
June 21st 11 01:31 PM
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Satellite Telephone 2011. News, Infos and Guides !!! by Rodney Brick
We offer You news, infos and guides to: Satellite Info, Satellite Telephone Basics, Satellite Telephone Interface, Telephone Service Over Satellite, Satellite...
January 29th 11 11:28 PM
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Satellite Telephone News, Infos and Guides ! by Rodney Brick
This site offer news, infos and guides to : Satellite Telephone Basics, Satellite Telephone Interface, Telephone Service Over Satellite, Satellite FAX System,...
October 28th 10 12:40 AM
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Centaur D AC-28 flashing by [email protected]
Centaur D AC-28 72003-B #5816 When I spotted this object on Thursday morning it had some variation in brightness. This morning it was definitely tumbling. I...
October 8th 10 01:36 PM
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Iridium Question by Von Fourche[_2_]
To see an Iridium flair, how close does on have to be to the track? Does one have to be right under the track or can one be a few miles away and still see...
August 6th 10 04:38 PM
by Patty Winter Go to last post
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Iridium by Daniel Minge
I've started looking out for Iridium flares. I've noticed two things. They don't always flare at the apponted time. Also their flares appear to be restricted...
June 30th 10 11:38 AM
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X-37B by Daniel Minge
I'm trying to get hold of the satellite elements for this hush-hush spacecraft. No luck so far. Anyone have them or know how to get them. Minge
April 27th 10 07:43 AM
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Shuttle Goes up Nov. 12 by Von Fourche
I hope when the hook up with the space station that I will get the chance to see them both close together shining bright and zooming past in the sky. What an...
October 27th 09 06:35 AM
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Satellite Spotting is Cool by Von Fourche
I just went outside to try to see a satellite on this cool fall night. Sure enough it showed up when it was suppose to. Spotting satellites is cool! I...
October 1st 09 02:36 AM
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Station and Shuttle Tonight - Wow! by Von Fourche
I was out in the middle of a corn field with a brother on a night walk, enjoying the clean air. I told him that around 9:15 pm we could see the space...
September 14th 09 05:14 PM
by Patty Winter Go to last post
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Observing Satellites and Jets by Von Fourche
Hi all! I'm new to observing satellites in the sky. I had a question - when I see a light at night move in the sky and it does not blink, is that a good...
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August 27th 09 07:17 AM
by Dan Minge Go to last post
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Mysterious object by Dan Minge
My nephew in the UK sent me this. Any comments appreciated: Minge Got up at 3.30 to see what was going on. Had three clear sightings of shooting stars (good...
August 13th 09 09:54 AM
by Dan Birchall[_2_] Go to last post
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Unlisted satellite? by Bernie Dodge
Can anyone identify this? A few minutes ago, at 2145 Pacific Daylight Time, I happened to look up and saw a very bright, fast moving object going through Ursa...
July 17th 09 03:38 PM
by Ted Molczan Go to last post
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Herschel Telescope by Daniel Minge[_2_]
I wouldn't mind having a look out for it. For all I know it may be a bright as HST. Problem is I can't see the satellite element. It doesn't look like it's...
June 18th 09 06:47 AM
by Patty Winter Go to last post
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2009-028A..28B..28C..28D..28E? by mauritz
Hi Group I have been out of visual satellite observing for years. I wonder if anyone can help me. I see on 19 May 2009, a satellite designated 2009-028A...
May 27th 09 06:53 AM
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East Coast Rocket Launch by bluemoon
http://tinyurl.com/cx6ayq http://news.yahoo.com/s/space/20090501/sc_space/glaringrocketlaunchcouldsurpriseeastcoastresidentstuesdayevening
May 4th 09 12:38 AM
by Patty Winter Go to last post
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help me identify objects seen last night? by [email protected]
Can you someone help identify what I saw last night? I am near Ottawa, Canada, (northeastern NA). At 9:03PM we saw the ISS passing by, directly overheard...
April 4th 09 06:22 AM
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Space Shuttle by Daniel Minge[_2_]
I presume the shuttle will be quite a bit btighter now with the new solar panels. Wish I could see it, but it's not presently visible from Australia. Minge.
March 28th 09 09:38 AM
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