Intelsat 1R is easy to see

From: Kevin Fetter (
Date: Sun Oct 28 2007 - 21:25:34 EDT

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    Time is 1:23 UTC ( Oct 29 )
    Intelsat 1R ( 26608 ) is around
    1 h 4 m R.A
    -6 deg 40 min
    It's easy to see on the tv, it's in the 7th magnitude range.
    Will be working tonight, so I am capturing the video for later playback, to see how bright it get's tonight.
    44.6062 N
    75.6910 W
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