Iridium Flares

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Search Period Start: 13:24, Tuesday, 22 March, 2005
Search Period End: 15:24, Tuesday, 29 March, 2005
Observer's Location: Hradec Kralove ( 50.2170N, 15.8330E)
Local Time: Central European Time (GMT + 1:00)

Date Local
Time
Intensity
( Mag)
Alt. Azimuth Distance to
flare centre
Intensity at
flare centre
(Mag.)
Satellite
22 Mar 18:56:29 -4 64 146 (SSE) 10.0 km (W) -8 Iridium 65
22 Mar 20:32:00 -8 44 85 (E ) 3.8 km (E) -8 Iridium 47
22 Mar 21:28:13 -1 11 37 (NE ) 73.6 km (W) -6 Iridium 29
23 Mar 18:50:26 -1 63 145 (SE ) 22.3 km (E) -8 Iridium 68
23 Mar 20:25:58 -0 43 86 (E ) 46.5 km (E) -8 Iridium 26
23 Mar 21:22:15 -3 11 38 (NE ) 44.1 km (E) -6 Iridium 32
24 Mar 03:50:56 -0 48 236 (SW ) 40.6 km (W) -8 Iridium 53
24 Mar 05:27:32 -3 54 172 (S ) 14.2 km (W) -8 Iridium 40
24 Mar 21:25:47 -6 13 42 (NE ) 0.4 km (E) -6 Iridium 59
25 Mar 03:44:48 -4 49 237 (WSW) 12.2 km (W) -8 Iridium 54
25 Mar 05:21:26 -3 54 170 (S ) 13.7 km (E) -8 Iridium 17
25 Mar 20:23:01 -2 50 89 (E ) 29.8 km (W) -8 Iridium 46
26 Mar 03:38:41 -5 50 239 (WSW) 11.3 km (E) -8 Iridium 83
26 Mar 20:16:59 -8 50 91 (E ) 0.9 km (E) -8 Iridium 49
27 Mar 04:32:34 -0 51 240 (WSW) 43.8 km (E) -8 Iridium 56
27 Mar 19:35:18 -1 66 168 (SSE) 27.6 km (W) -8 Iridium 72
27 Mar 21:10:56 -0 49 91 (E ) 46.4 km (E) -8 Iridium 22


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