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Re: Strange Object ?



"Christopher Maness" writes:

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> I ruled out the possibility that it could be a satellite because a satellite 
cannot stop in the middle of the sky and turn back (it is traveling ~ 20,000 
mph).

Agreed. BUT it can *appear* to stop and go round in a small circle - look at 
the ground track of AO-10 and other highly elliptical orbiters. Might even be
an old (= high drift) geostationery bird.

It won't be little green men though. (Orange ones maybe)

73
Richard W L Limebear G3RWL
g3rwl@amsat.org
FOC # 1188

          So many beautiful girls ..... (sob) so little time
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