RE - OFEQ-3 Info

Stephen Thompson (
Mon, 03 Jun 96 09:23:00 PDT

Ian Porter writes.....

> I feel the urge to look at Israeli Sat's, can anyone tell me if
> OFEQ-3 is an observable object ? Its making some passes here in about
> 10 days according to TRACKSAT

I caught OFEQ 3 from Tallahassee FL (30.5 N 84 W) on Feb 13 1996.  This was 
a high overhead pass with favorable lighting.  It was faint without binocs 
and fast.