unid in a high orbit.

From: Kevin Fetter via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Sun, 15 Dec 2019 08:11:25 -0500
Last night,  I had a unid sat, pay me a visit. It was in a high orbit,
based on motion, in the images.

I been using, the slooh telescope to scan the geo sat belt,

At around 19:54 utc ( Dec 14 ) It was near the following star

TYC 4743 648 ( Tycho star catalog )

Johnson V magnitude: 8.984 ± 0.024

J2000 position at current date (proper motion included):

Right ascension: 04h39.158887

Declination: -04 41' 52.862"

Info on scope used.

 28° 17′ 58.92″ N 016° 30′ 29.736″ W

2372 m



Field Of View

 1° 47' 06" x 1° 12' 12"


Image of it at

https://www.dropbox.com/s/gtr4sysia0c3kuk/Dec14uso.jpg?dl=0

Kevin
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