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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 10:38 AM
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Siting of STS-119 launch by flyguy
Just saw the last few seconds of the STS-119 launch from the Albany, NY area. It's really impressive. Looks like a small diffuse orange light. It was moving...
March 16th 09 04:45 AM
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Bye Bye Iridium-33 by flyguy
There's one less Iridium to watch now. http://news.yahoo.com/s/space/20090212/sc_space/ussatellitedestroyedinspacecollision
February 12th 09 12:53 PM
by Daniel Minge Go to last post
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I think that Chinese people like dogs. I will appear in Jerusalem. Iam a hero. If you want to know what is "Armageddon", it is necessary to lookat the following. I am Isaac Newton. by [email protected]
"Cities of Babylon" refers to China. From January 2007 to 2008 in October on Radio Free Asia, I am forced China to become a country ruled by law, I half-way to...
January 7th 09 07:43 AM
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Beautiful Cosmic Intelligent Reflections by Dr. Tuan T. Ho[_2_]
"The vast cosmic sea gently mixed with brilliant starlights in one's reflection, while the calm skies enjoyed their morning awakening in the midst of silent...
November 11th 08 06:42 PM
by Dr. Tuan T. Ho[_2_] Go to last post
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Shenzhou VII by [email protected]
Just viewed a pass of Shenzhou VII last night and it occultated Alioth as it passed through the Big Dippers handle. I could only see it with binoculars as it...
September 27th 08 05:02 PM
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ISS/Jules Verne by Daniel Minge
I managed to view both of them. Jules Verne preceding the ISS. The latter obviously much dimmer than the ISS, but still perfectly visible. All this thanks to...
September 21st 08 07:22 AM
by Daniel Minge Go to last post
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triple flare? by AndrewM
On Sat ~23:00 PDT from 47.74N, 122.65W I observed 3 faint satellites flare in the same spot about 1 minute apart along the same path. Due to trees to the NW...
September 20th 08 04:32 PM
by cmunhollon Go to last post
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Jules Verne in a decaying orbit by [email protected]
Just saw the ATV pass a couple degrees above Jupiter. It is scheduled to enter the atmosphere on the 29th so there is still some days left to observe a...
September 19th 08 04:26 AM
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Free Astronomy Book by The Astronomer
Greetings, Fellow SkyWatchers! Are you looking for all the best of what's up in the night sky for the year 2007? Then be my guest and download my free e.book...
September 13th 08 09:46 AM
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Well, that was interesting.. by DougD
Was just out watching the space station go over, and over in the ssw was Jupiter. Not much new there, but as I was looking around with the cheapo binocs,...
September 11th 08 10:30 PM
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