Re: I wonder if the unid beside Brazilsat B3 is Brazilsat B4

From: Mike McCants (mmccants@io.com)
Date: Mon Jul 07 2008 - 01:24:56 UTC

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    Kevin Fetter posted:
    
    >I wonder if they decided to park Brazilsat B4 (26469) beside Brazilsat B3.
    >Around July 2, I see it would have passed close to Brazilsat B3.
    >Then they could have inserted it beside Brazilsat B3 around then.
    
    Of course.
    
    That is why there are no new tles for either object since then.
    Spacecom cannot tell which is which.
    
    I would guess that the object showing the unusual brightening is
    Brazilsat B4 (26469), but it's only my guess.
    
    Mike McCants
    
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