Mir/STS-91 sighting, the end of an era.

Clement Drolet (cdrolet@globetrotter.qc.ca)
Mon, 8 Jun 1998 21:37:06 -0400

I've just had the chance to observe a nice Mir/STS-91 passage   (9/9/98
01h19 UT) from
my location (46.853N,70.953W). STS-91 was leading Mir by less than 10
degrees and 16sec.
I'm assuming the order from the fainter magnitude of the leading object. Too
bad this the end of an era.

Clement Drolet
Beaumont, Qc, Canada
cdrolet@globetrotter.qc.ca