66- 5 N is flashing!

Leo Barhorst (leobarhorst@pi.net)
Mon, 13 Jan 1997 20:09:46 +0100

This evening I could make just one observation before high clouds moved 
in again and blocked all but the brightest stars.

Going through Auriga I observed 66- 5 N, the recently cataloged fragment 
of the Transit 11 launch. It was flashing just under 3 seconds.

66- 5 N 97-01-13 17:05:58  LB 29.4 0.2 10  2.94  AA, mag 5->inv

Greetings and clear skies

Leo Barhorst		Alkmaar			The Netherlands
52.65 North		4.767 East		1 m ASL
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Every day I wonder about the things I see in the (night)sky