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RE: Mystery effect



> > If we only had a "fly by" camera..... If, if if... :)
> >
> > Alan
> >
> 
> Well this may seem like a Silly question, but couldnt one of 
> the hams on an
> ISS plot the course from space and attempt to
> video the sat with a modern Zoom digital camera it could be possible
> couldn't it?
> 
> I am new to this sat stuff but it was just an idea!

The ISS orbits at around 400km, and AO-40's perigee is around 800km, so
you'd need a really good camera and telescope assembly....

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