Re: GSSAP 3 and 4

From: Mike McCants via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Sun, 28 Aug 2016 19:20:59 -0500 (CDT)
I posted yesterday:

>Each object was seen by Scott to be slowly varying in brightness from
>reasonably bright to invisible.

This was while Scott was watching for many hours.

Apparently this was mainly simply due to the changing
sun-satellite-observer phase angle.

>I speculate that they were "scanning" in some way when Scott
>observed them changing in brightness.

Oops.  This was an incorrect speculation based on my incorrect
interpetation of Scott's observations.

Mike McCants

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