Re: June 10, 2017 (UTC) moon crossing by possible satellite, viewed from Washington, DC

From: Thierry Legault via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:00:02 +0100
Hi Marco that depends, for example on next 
Thursday, 100 km from my home, calsky predicts a 
lunar transit lasting 4.2 second. Of course the 
Moon is low on the horizon (about 11) and 
according to calsky the apparent size of the ISS is about 20".

regards

At 23:34 11/12/2017, Marco Langbroek via Seesat-l wrote:
>Hi Phil, 4 seconds is a much too long duration 
>for a satellite transit over the moon. It 
>probably was a balloon, a bird or a high-flying aircraft. - Marco

Thierry Legault
www.astrophoto.fr


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