A 7 second occultation was recorded by Brian Loader, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 910BD camera.
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Observers: 1 B Loader, Darfield, Canterbury, New Zealand 2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Brian was north or south of the central line of the event. The DAMIT Model has been plotted on the observed chord. The event is clearly to the south of the predicted path.
The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 628 ) Christine By Star TYC 6266-01219-1 On 2016-06-03 at 11:14:21.0 _______________________________ Observer B. Loader Location Darfield Longitude +172:06 Latitude -43:28 Altitude 210 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 25 cm Seeing Slight flickering Clear Camera Type WAT910BD AAV-PAL Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 11:14:29.75 Reappearance 11:14:37.07 Comments: Lightcurve from 11:14:20 to 11:14:52 by Tangra v3.5.7 using AperturePhotometry/AverageBackground. Analysis by AOTA v184.108.40.206. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8