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Satellite - 3.10.2013 at 21.57 Akaa Observation number 18672

Visibility V / V


I had come to shoot Iridium 7, but to my surprise I got two iridium in the same picture. The other does not know what it was. In the sky, they moved a few degrees apart, first the one ahead was brightened, and during the same exposure (15 sec) another. According to HA, the brightness of Iridium 7 was -7.3.


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  • Observation target
    • Satellite
  • Designation
    • Iridium 7
    • Erittäin näyttävä
Comments: 2 pcs
Panu Lahtinen - 3.10.2013 at 22.44 Report this

Ensin kirkastunut on Iridium 51. Maksimien välillä näkyy olevan Heavensat-ohjelman mukaan 11 s (21.57.17 ja 21.57.28). Kirkkaudet vastaavasti -5,2 ja -7,5.

Markku Ruonala - 4.10.2013 at 08.21 Report this

Panulle kiitos lisäyksestä!

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