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Tours, Fr --> Nîmes, Fr : Site 2
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae
N 43° 50.068 E 004° 21.783
31T E 609585 N 4854390
Quick Description: Dragon Ball (Tours, Fr) and Itamae (Nîmes, Fr) observed the International Space Station on February 16 at 19:40:29 over the site 1 and at 19:41:33 over the site 2.
Location: Occitanie, France
Date Posted: 2/16/2016 1:37:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMQEJ4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
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Long Description:
The ISS reached a maximum altitude of 79 degrees at 19:40, February 16, 2016 when it passed right over the city of Tours (Site 1, France) ; the predicted magnitude was -3.3

The ISS reached a maximum altitude of 70 degrees at 19:41, February 16, 2016 when it passed right over the city of Nîmes (Site 2, France) ; the predicted magnitude was -3.4

The distance covered by the ISS between each site is about 488 Km and the time the ISS took to travel the whole distance was 1 min 04 sec.

The sky was clear ; there was not a cloud !

The whole family had gathered to witness the passage of the station, it was great !
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