A 6 second occultation was recorded by Jonathan Bradshaw, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 910BD camera.
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Observers: 1 J Bradshaw, Samford Valley, Queensland, Australia 2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
The circle above is plotted at the expected diameter of Bower. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Jonathan was north or south of the central line of the event. The circle has been plotted on the observed chord .
The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 1639 ) Bower By Star UCAC4 282-175319 On 2016-05-04 at 11:30:32.0 _______________________________ Observer Jonathan Bradshaw Location Samford Valley, Qld, Australia Longitude +152:50 Latitude -27:22 Altitude 80 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 36 cm Seeing Strong flickering Clear Camera Type Watec 910BD NTSC/EIA Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 11:30:44.24 Reappearance 11:30:50.90 Comments: Dreadful seeing but exceptional clarity. Lovely, clear event.