Re: Beautiful flare set of Tandem-X (36605) TerraSAR-X (31698)

From: Young, Brad via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2015 22:27:39 +0000
Vladislav Gooba wrote:
> 
> Hello José.
> Can you please calculate the flare mirror in
> Heavensat? 

I emailed Jose about my plan to gather up observations of this wonderful pair and try to determine a range of S – S - O (sun sat observer) phase angles with an eye towards prediction. Perhaps this can be  easier to derive from mirror angles? I don't use heavensat would it work better for me to send the data to you Vlad? 

I copied the entire list in case anyone has observations of their own to add to the database. I can say anecdotally that I usually try to look if the pair are between 40° and 60° up in the west about 1 hr after sunset.

Brad Young
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