USA193 shootdown during Total Lunar eclipse

From: Dale Ireland (direland@drdale.com)
Date: Mon Feb 18 2008 - 23:58:12 UTC

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    If the Notice to Airmen is correct and I am reading it right the shootdown
    will occur during the total lunar eclipse.
    
    Also, Hawaiian time is UT-10 not 9. 0330UT is 5:30pm in Hawaii and it will
    still be daylight.
    http://www.timetemperature.com/tzus/hawaii_time_zone.shtml
    
    The satellite (or debris cloud) will pass NW of where I live 10 minutes
    after the "shootdown. Any idea what might be visible? Would some of the
    pieces already be reentering the atmosphere?
    
    Dale Ireland
    123W 47N
    
    
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