BY O 102417

From: Brad Young via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Oct 2017 03:30:34 +0000 (UTC)
 blockquote, div.yahoo_quoted { margin-left: 0 !important; border-left:1px #715FFA solid !important; padding-left:1ex !important; background-color:white !important; } Very cloudy tonight so only one observation - the first good double flare this season of TerraSAR-X and tandemSAR-X (31698 and another ID I forgot). Saw one 6 days ago that was unremarkable, only flaring to +3. Tonight, both were clearly seen naked eye within minutes of an arc of each other and flaring to -2 or better. If you haven't seen these yet, we seem to be moving here into the fall/winter season for them. Tonight's aspect was nearly perfect – 56° elevation in the west about 40 minutes after sunset. They can also be seen with a mirrored aspect in the dawn.

Brad Young +36,-96
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