[amsat-bb] Re: Just got a visual on the ISS!!!!
A.J. Farmer (AJ3U)
Wed Aug 23 09:34:05 PDT 2006
Do a search on Google Images for "ISS telescope" and you will see some
photography of visible ISS passes. Here is an interesting one:
If you like watching the ISS go overhead, you will like Iridium Flares
too. Check out this website for info:
A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
On 8/22/06, G. Beat <email@example.com> wrote:
> RoD -
> Wait until the second truss and set of solar arrays is installed on next
> shuttle flight (Atlantis, STS-115) next week !!
> That should improve the magnitude a bit more :-)
> Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2006 12:36:00 -0400
> From: "Stargate" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Just got a visual on the ISS!!!!
> The thing that surprised me the most was how BIG it appears to be in the
> sky. What I could see with the naked eye looked like 2 large squares,
> connected at the points. VERY inspiring!!
> I wish I had taken my binoculars out with me. I will be watching for other
> Strange thing is, I didn't hear any activity on 145.800.
> I figured I would hear some kind of activity.
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