I seen NROL-47 ?

From: Alexander Repnoy via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:35:25 +0200 (EEST)
Last night I was at work. The sky was clear. It was already dark outside,
at a certain time I looked up to look at the sky and by chance I saw with
a naked eye a companion in the constellation Auriga. In 15:42-15:45 UTC I
saw how the constellation Auriga through the constellation Perseus, Aries
and Pisces flew a satellite to the south-west. Its brightness was
constantly changing and in the constellation of Perseus he gave a small
bright flash of brightness approximately 0m. Further, its brightness
varied within the limits of brightness from 4m to 1m. It was perfectly
visible even without optical means. I believe that this was exactly the
same NROL-47, since I checked the Heavens-Above website for the
availability of other Fia-Radar which could fly by at this time and none
of them flew at the time when I saw this satellite. Unfortunately, I was
not able to make accurate measurements of observations, so I apologize for
the small information. By the way, the trajectory of this satellite, which
I saw - almost coincided with the trajectory, which is given by the
preliminary set of tle, which was provided by Ted. And the time of flight
of the satellite also coincided with the estimated time. I apologize for
this translation of the message, because I do not speak English very well.
By the way, what is this at USA?

Regards, Alexander Repnoy, Alexandria (Ukraine), 48.6657N 33.1137E 155m.

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