A 4 and an 8 second occultation were recorded by John Broughton, using Newtonian telescopes at two distinct locations, with an LN-300-11673 and a Watec 120N+ camera.
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Observers: 1 J Broughton, Brunswick Heads, New South Wales, Australia 2 J Broughton, Wardell, New South Wales, Australia 3(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
The shorter chord lies approximately on the predicted path. It appears from the chords that the actual event was to the north of the predicted path.
The figures below show the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 24 ) Themis By Star UCAC2 22274425 On 2015-09-24 at 12:07:16.0 _______________________________ Observer John Broughton Location Brunswick Heads, NSW, AU Longitude +153:32 Latitude -28:32 Altitude 19 m Datum WGS84 Telescope Newtonian Aperture 25 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type LN-300-11673 PAL/CCIR Camera Delay Timing GPS - other linking Video with frame analysis Disappearance 12:07:08.28 Reappearance 12:07:16.92 Comments: _______________________________ Observer John Broughton Location Wardell, NSW, AU Longitude +153:28 Latitude -28:57 Altitude 20 m Datum WGS84 Telescope Newtonian Aperture 25 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type Watec 120N+ PAL/CCIR Camera Delay Timing GPS - other linking Video with frame analysis Disappearance 12:07:07.81 Reappearance 12:07:11.01 Comments: