Sorry, I blew the time conversion in my previous message. It should be 22:45:20 UT (17:45:20 EST) Jeff Hunt --- On Sat, 10 Jan 98 19:44:41 Jeff Hunt <email@example.com> wrote: >While I was waiting for the next Iridium to come up from the south I saw >another satellite pass close (within 1-2 degrees) to the south (below) >Saturn in a west to east direction at 17:45:20 UT. It was slightly >orange in color, moving slower than Mir and reminded me of a Lacrosse >satellite, although not quite that orange. >I tried to ID it with the molczan elset provided in the first week of >January, but the closest I came was to OAO 2r/3598/68110B. The track and >time look good, but the magnitude value given in the file is 5.0d so I >doubt it was that satellite.