Re: Satellite identified

Tristan Cools (tcools@nic.INbe.net)
Thu, 14 Mar 1996 22:53:17 +0100 (MET)

At 09:52 14-03-96 U, you wrote:
>Based on the color description and brightness, I'd have had a 50-50 chance of
>guessing correctly.  Still, it's good to be thorough.  The satellite Larry
>observed on March 12th around 8pm was indeed Lacrosse 1.  Based on the latest

I think that's wright; Larry Klaes observation showed that it had a
redish-yellow colour.  That's the colour I always observed with Lacrosse
1(and 2).  It was also the first satellite I was thinking of when Larry told
us about this unknown.

Tristan Cools
tcools@nic.INbe.net