Binoculars & Mag

Vitor Sexto Bernardes (
Fri, 9 Oct 1998 17:16:04 -0200

  Hi SeeSaters,

     How do I calculate how dim a satellite can be, still being able to be
caught in my binoculars? For example, a 7x18 binoculars can acquire a
satellite up to what mag?

     Thanks, Vitor

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