flaring geosat every evening

From: Ed Cannon (edcannonsat@yahoo.com)
Date: Wed Oct 31 2007 - 17:41:21 UTC

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    For the last couple of weeks, every evening that I have 
    been out I have seen a bright flaring geosat at about 
    1:40-45 UTC at about RA 1:00 (at first) to about RA 1:45
    (last night).  The last few evenings it's been visible
    without binoculars, about +3.5 magnitude for a few 
    minutes.  When I have tried to ID it I have not gotten 
    consistent results, so it may be that it was a different 
    one two weeks ago than it was the last few evenings.
    
    Ed Cannon - Austin, Texas, USA
    
    
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