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OCCULTATION OF TYC 077-00988-1 BY 713 Luscinia
2016 April 27

A 2.4 second occultation was recorded by Brian Loader from Darfield on the South Island of New Zealand. No other reports were received for this event.

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  1    B Loader,Darfield                    
  2(P) Prediction


Luscinia occultation__ 2016 April 27


The circle above is plotted at the expected 102 km diameter of Luscinia. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Brian was north or south of the central line of the even so the circle has been plotted on the observed chord .

The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.

Luscinia  occultation__ 2016 April 27

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 713 ) Luscinia
By Star              TYC 0773-00988-1 
On 2016-04-27  at 09:31:07.0


Observer   B. Loader
Location   Darfield
Longitude  +172:06
Latitude   -43:28
Altitude   210 m
Datum      WGS84
Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak
Aperture   20 cm
Seeing     Strong flickering Clear 
Camera Type  WAT910BD       AAV-PAL       
Camera Delay 
Timing     GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  09:30:56.44
Reappearance   09:30:58.88
Comments:  Lightcurve from 09:30:08 to 09:32:07 by Tangra v3.5.6 using AperturePhotometry/AverageBackground. Analysis by AOTA v4.2.0.4. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8


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