An 8.1 second occultation was recorded by Graeme McKay from Blenheim on the South Island of New Zealand. No other reports for this event were received.
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Observers: 1 G McKay,Blenheim, New Zealand 2(P) Prediction
There is a single shape model for (12) Victoria in the DAMIT database and it is shown above with Graemes observed chord placed centrally. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Graeme's chord should be central or not - the shape model would suggest that occultations of this duration are possible across much of the asteroid's profile.
The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 12 ) Victoria By Star TYC 0761-00178-1 On 2016-04-03 at 07:54:36.0 _______________________________ Observer Graeme McKay Location Blenheim, New Zealand Longitude +173:57 Latitude -41:32 Altitude 18 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 28 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type Watec 120N+ PAL/CCIR Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 07:54:28.34 Reappearance 07:54:36.44 Comments: Hazy sky but clear event Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8