Brightness of Satellites in Eclipse

From: Anthony Mallama via Seesat-l <>
Date: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 13:41:54 -0500
We've all seen satellites disappear into the Earth's shadow. This paper,, describes a model that combines celestial
geometry with atmospheric physics to calculate the amount of dimming.
Observations from the MMT-9 robotic observatory are consistent with the
model predictions.

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Tony Mallama
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Received on Thu Dec 16 2021 - 12:43:05 UTC

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