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Re: JPL's Mars UFO - LeClair

From: Aaron LeClair <force.nul>
Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 23:32:54 -0500
Fwd Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2004 09:11:32 -0500
Subject: Re: JPL's Mars UFO - LeClair

>From: Tim Shell <tshell.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 09:34:05 -0600
>Subject: Re: JPL's Mars UFO

>>From: Nick Balaskas <Nikolaos.nul>
>>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2004 14:54:23 -0500 (Eastern Standard Time)
>>Subject: Re: JPL's Mars UFO

>>Today's BBC news story on JPL's Mars UFO that was written by Dr.
>>David Whitehouse agrees with us that this unexplainable streak
>>in the Martian sky is a "UFO" (their term)!


>Couple of things.

>No, it doesn't look like a meteor streak, because it doesn't
>have that typical tapering you see on almost all meteor photos.
>Unless the meteor is going r-e-a-l s-l-o-w. It's also oddly

>Of course, you might expect some change in apparent brightness
>as it goes across the sky in a thicker atmosphere, like on
>Earth. But with such a thin atmosphere on Mars, the light trace
>would probably be a lot more regular. That might count against
>it being something high in orbit, like a moon (although if it's
>a rotating satellite the brightness could possibly change).

>Third, doesn't it look a little bit like that UFO Tim Edwards
>filmed in Colorado a few years back? I'm not sayin' anything,
>I'm just sayin'...

Just had a look at a blow up of the picture, and that photo does
look like Tim Edwards UFO. Not sure if it was doctored or not

Later I might try and get some images and blow them up to see if
I get the same thing.

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