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Re: Unexplained phenomena while sailing...

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Originally Posted by Flybyknight View Post
Reflections of space junk, or so I have been told by our local astronomy buff.
Did he mean Iridium Flare? Find An Iridium Flare

We saw one at the Winter Star Party in the Keys some years ago. The 'flare' part is very fast & very short, not likely to be mistaken for anything else.

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Originally Posted by guitarguy56
. . .seen some stuff lighting up on the Moon one time but didn't have the camera set up.
Was it in the Aristarchus region?
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