RE: Re-entry alerts for N. America tonight

From: Ted Molczan via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:57:45 -0400
Robert Holdsworth wrote:

> I attempted observation on the pass of 40745 you referred to while I was in
> Central Wellington, New Zealand. I did not have binoculars with me and the
> sky was only just getting dark and the bright half moon and a little light
> pollution did not help. Rather surprisingly considering the closeness to
> decay, I didn't manage to see anything of the object

If the TIP impact point is accurate, then the object probably was not yet incandescent when it passed New Zealand.

Ted Molczan


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