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    Space station from Ottawa Tuesday and Wed

    Liv... you should try and snap a pic with your telescope....

    http://www.ottawacitizen.com/Technol...901/story.html

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    ya... i'll try to find a spot.. probebly will have to be in the middle of the street or maybe go to the Aylmer marina to get a clear view.

    moving.. so temporarily out of SW :b8:
    planning next tank, possibly 60x30x20 on 2x plasma.
    updated: 2011/05/30

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    I missed it last night.. I was still working.. doh !
    hopefully tonight I can run out and catch it.

    moving.. so temporarily out of SW :b8:
    planning next tank, possibly 60x30x20 on 2x plasma.
    updated: 2011/05/30

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    I saw it last night... it's alot bigger and slower than I expected it to be. They say it looks like a bright star, but it looked more like a plane with the lights on coming into Ottawa, (from a far distance of course).
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    nice!
    damn its cold out there..
    I think i'll just try to catch it with my regular 250mm lens.

    moving.. so temporarily out of SW :b8:
    planning next tank, possibly 60x30x20 on 2x plasma.
    updated: 2011/05/30

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    I was out last night around the time it was passing over, but didn't see it.

    Another time.........
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    It will pass again Friday around the same time. You can look at their website, they will tell you when and where it will pass.
    58 gallon display, 20 gallon sump, Octopus Recirc 110, Mag9 return. Nova Extreme lighting.
    55lbs live rock.
    Yellow Tang, 2 Clowns, Kupang Damsel, Yellow Watchmen.


    24 gallon AquaPod, 24lbs live rock.
    Valentini Toby, Coral Beauty, various snails, hermits.


    12 gallon AquaPod, 12lbs live rock, lots of mushrooms.

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    Doh!,
    I didn't even think about it.. was too busy wiring the compressor.. lol

    moving.. so temporarily out of SW :b8:
    planning next tank, possibly 60x30x20 on 2x plasma.
    updated: 2011/05/30

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    IDK about up there but it was -30C here last night, i don't need to see it that bad :b6:
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    Was anyone able to snap a pic?

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