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Re: AO-51 Contact...

> Under what conditions can I expect to see satellites?  Evening after  
> sunset but with sun still shining on the LEO objects?

Well, for me tonight it was (a) a beautiful, clear sky and (b) about  
an hour after the sun setting - on a (c) high-elevation directly- 
overhead pass.

It wasn't the brightest object visible - but it sure was dramatic!

Clint Bradford, K6LCS / KAF3359

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