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The ISS just!

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« on: July 15, 2008, 01:57:31 pm »

Got some nice clear sky here this morning so took advantage of it trying to track down
Comet d'Arrest. No luck I'm afraid even though I knew were it was, the background sky is
still very bright. I came in around 3am for a brew and remembered the ISS was due, so
I just about got it and no more! Thats Aries in the top left.
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« Reply #1 on: July 15, 2008, 02:35:31 pm »

Nicely done John!!.

I was amazed how the sky cleared up last night as it wasn't really forecast to do so over Ulster. I missed that ISS pass and seen no NLC activity but I did do a quick visual search for both Boattini comets without success due to the bright sky and my street lights. Hoping for a second chance tonight!

PS: Some good meteor activity last night to.
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« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2008, 12:46:46 am »

nice capture John worth getting up for Grin
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« Reply #3 on: July 19, 2008, 12:27:26 pm »

Great capture John, early bird catches the worm  Grin
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