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OCCULTATION OF TYC 6266-01219-1 BY 628 Christine

A 7 second occultation was recorded by Brian Loader, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 910BD camera.

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  1    B Loader, Darfield, Canterbury, New Zealand
  2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed                



Christine occultation__ 20160603


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.

Christine  occultation__ 20160603

Observational Data:

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 v4.2.0.6. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8

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