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Lucy - 17.10.2021 at 21.00 Hankasalmi, Murtoinen Observation number 101827

Visibility I / V

Arto Oksanen, Jyväskylän Sirius

Not a satellite, but NASA's Lucy space probe launched yesterday. The sonar was already at a distance of 600,000 km at the time of shooting, but was visible in the Hankasalmi Observatory's 40 cm telescope images as a small moving point of light.


Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Satellite
  • Name of the observation target
    • Lucy
Technical information

RCOS 16RC, Paramount ME, SBIG STX-16803 CCD, no filter, 60s exposure.

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