Orbcomm satellite transiting the moon

From: Tom Wagner (sciteach@mchsi.com)
Date: Tue Jan 23 2007 - 21:23:27 EST

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    Many may have already seen the excellent videos in a recent SCIENCE@NASA 
    article by Tony Phillips but just in case someone would otherwise miss it, 
    I'm taking the liberty of mentioning it here.  You can locate it at: 
    Of particular interest is the video of the Orbcomm communications satellite 
    passing in front of the shaded earth-lit part of the waning crescent Moon on 
    Nov. 17, 2006. I wonder how high the moon was above the horizon at that time 
    of the transit?
    Tom  Iowa  USA
    PS  As far as the article goes, I have been long interested in transient 
    lunar phenomena. If interested take a look: 
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