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Re: ISS sighting



I saw that also.  It really was something that needed documentation.
Phil, you have been doing superb service the last few weeks and I have
wanted to tell you so.  So much water under the bridge since our visit at
San Diego last.  More later.  Cliff K7RR



On Sun, 7 Jan 2001, Phil Karn wrote:

> >about the brightness of Venus as she rose in the sky. At about
> >75 degrees altitude a most brilliant blinding flash exploded.
> >It must have been caused by the solar panels momentarely
> >reflecting the Sun's rays in my direction. What a sight !
> 
> Since the solar arrays are probably kept normal to the sun at all
> times, I find it difficult to understand how your brilliant flash
> could be caused by a glint off the panels. Perhaps there's something
> else on the structure that did it?
> 
> Phil
> 
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