FW: FW: Satellite Trails

From: Cynthia (cynm31@ev1.net)
Date: Fri Oct 07 2005 - 22:12:24 EDT

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    -----Original Message-----
    From: Paul Downing [mailto:paul@mail.paulandliz.org] 
    Sent: Friday, October 07, 2005 1:57 AM
    To: Cynthia
    Subject: RE: FW: Satellite Trails
    
    We were at Terlingua Ranch in west Texas.  Lat and long oif the location
    used were 103d 23m 30s west, 29d 26m north.
    
    Thanks
    
    Paul
    ---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
    From: "Cynthia" <cynm31@ev1.net>
    Date:  Thu, 6 Oct 2005 20:32:07 -0500
    
    >Thank you, Kevin! I sure appreciate you having a look at this. The jpg is
    >attached and I've copied Paul Downing for the lat and long information.
    >
    >Paul, were you still in Houston when you took these? 
    >
    >Cynthia 
    >
    >-----Original Message-----
    >From: Kevin Fetter [mailto:kfetter@yahoo.com] 
    >Sent: Thursday, October 06, 2005 8:24 PM
    >To: Cynthia
    >Subject: Re: FW: Satellite Trails
    >
    >Hi Cynthia
    >
    >Please send me the image are images, paul meantioned
    >
    >Also what are the latitude and longitude of the where the images where
    taken
    >from, ie observatory.
    >
    >Thanks
    >
    >Kevin
    >
    >
    >--- Cynthia <cynm31@ev1.net> wrote:
    >
    >> I tried to post this message with a jpg attached. It appears the mail
    list
    >> does not accept that, so if anyone is interested in having a look at the
    >> images, please let me know at cynm31@ev1.net and I can forward the jpg to
    >> your personal account.
    >> 
    >> My apologies if what I am trying to do is not allowed. Let me know if
    this
    >> is against mail list rules.
    >> 
    >> Thanks again!
    >> Cynthia Gustava
    >> 
    >> "Your post to the mailinglist appears to contain an attachment or
    >> enriched text...Such posts are not accepted on this mailinglist.
    >> please resubmit your post as a plain text document."
    >> 
    >> -----Original Message-----
    >> From: Cynthia [mailto:cynm31@ev1.net] 
    >> Sent: Thursday, October 06, 2005 7:56 PM
    >> To: 'seesat-l@satobs.org'
    >> Subject: FW: Satellite Trails
    >> 
    >> I don't know whether anyone can figure this out after such a long period
    >of
    >> time (almost 2 years), but I was asked to forward this on to anyone who
    >> might help identify the "trails" in the attached montage of images.
    >> Coordinates for the galaxy in the image are below in Paul Downing's
    >original
    >> message...you'll find UT times on the images themselves.
    >> 
    >> This may be impossible, but Paul would be interested in any and all input
    >on
    >> what he captured in his images.
    >> 
    >> Thanks!
    >> Cynthia Gustava
    >> George Observatory
    >> Houston, Texas
    >> 
    >> -----Original Message-----
    >> From: Cynthia Gustava [mailto:cynthia.gustava@us-interactive.com] 
    >> Sent: Thursday, October 06, 2005 8:40 AM
    >> To: Cynthia Gustava
    >> Subject: FW: Satellite Trails
    >> 
    >> 
    >> -----Original Message-----
    >> From: Paul Downing [mailto:paul@mail.paulandliz.org] 
    >> Sent: Thursday, October 06, 2005 3:22 AM
    >> To: Cynthia Gustava
    >> Subject: RE: Satellite Trails
    >> 
    >> Cynthia,
    >> 
    >> I am working with Dennis Webb on the Arp book and he has asked a
    >> question that I can't answer.  When I was imaging Arp 180 back in
    >> Christmas 2003 I ran into problems with a series of satellite (I assume)
    >> trails in many of the images.  It wasn't just one instance.  Over a
    >> period of an hour I ended up with trails in 5 out of 6 images.  We want
    >> to know what they are.
    >> 
    >> Suggestions have been military satellites in formation or communication
    >> satellites in geostationary orbit, the trails being produced from the
    >> tracking of the telescope during the exposure.  Do you know anyone who
    >> might be able to help?
    >> 
    >> The images were 10 minutes each, the exact UT of each is noted on the
    >> attached series of raw images, and the scope was the C-14 working at
    >> f/7.  We would be very grateful for any help you can give.  Coordinates
    >> for Arp 180 from NED are 4h 53m 24.3s RA and -4d 47m 37s Dec.
    >> 
    >> Thanks
    >> 
    >> Paul 
    >> 
    >> 
    >> 
    >> 
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