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Re: Filer's Files #45 - 2002

From: Brian Straight <brians.nul>
Date: Thu, 7 Nov 2002 10:51:31 -0500
Archived: Thu, 07 Nov 2002 13:05:19 -0400
Subject: Re: Filer's Files #45 - 2002

>From: George A. Filer <Majorstar.nul>
>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Wed, 6 Nov 2002 14:25:31 EST
>Subject: Filer's Files #45 - 2002


>>The witnesses report, "I
>continued to gaze up when I saw what appeared to be a dim star
>slowly moving." It suddenly got brighter and brighter until it
>was a bright star. It then turned west and dimmed, as though it
>was thundering back into space. The witness said, "I have seen
>many UFO's, just keep looking up!"

This is a good description of what is most likely an Iridium
flare. It should be a simple matter to verify this hypothesis by
getting details of the time and direction, as well as
approximate elevation. Checking any of a number of sites of
Iridium flare predictions should throw some light (if you'll
pardon the pun) on this matter.


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