Re: Officials unable to contact animal-carrying spaceship = Foton M4

From: Robert Holdsworth via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:21:36 +1200
According to the following article communication has been
re-established, but as yet the orbit had not yet been raised at the
time of writing so  perigee is given as 155 miles.

http://spaceflightnow.com/news/n1407/26fotonm4/

Southern Hemisphere observers have  good chances to see it this week
but in my case the chances of observing it in the current and expected
weather conditions are probably zero!

Robert
Wainuiomata
New Zealand
S 41.244
E 174.946
(changed location owing to new home address.)



On 25 July 2014 16:17, Robert Holdsworth <robbonz_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Some good passes here next week for the Southern Hemisphere.   The
> object itself will not be particularly bright but it should be
> possible to check for flashes if our crazy weather winter cooperates!
>
> Robert
> Wainuiomata
> New Zealand
> S 41.244
> E 174.946
> (changed location owing to new home address.)
>
> On 25 July 2014 11:29, via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org> wrote:
>> It might be useful to visually observe it to see if it appears to be
>> tumbling.
>>
>> I have no passes for several days.
>>
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