A 6.6 second occultation was recorded by David Gault from the Blue Mountains in New South Wales. No other reports were received for this event.
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Observers: 1 D Gault,Hawkesbury Heights, NSW, AU 2(P) Prediction
The circle above is plotted at the expected 135 km diameter of Ate. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Dave was north or south of the central line of the event.
The figure below shows the AOTA light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 111 ) Ate By Star UCAC4 342-191894 On 2016-04-24 at 17:19:34.0 _______________________________ Observer Dave Gault Location Hawkesbury Heights, NSW, AU Longitude +150:38 Latitude -33:39 Altitude 286 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 30 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type Flea3-03S1 with ADVS ADVS Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 17:19:20.99 Reappearance 17:19:27.62 Comments: Lightcurve from 17:18:31 to 17:20:37 by Tangra v3.5.6 using AperturePhotometry/AverageBackground. Analysis by AOTA v22.214.171.124. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8