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OCCULTATION OF UCAC4 283-137139 BY 120 Lachesis

A 12 second occultation was recorded by Peter Jaquiery, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 120N+ camera.

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  1    P Jaquiery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
  2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed                



Lachesis occultation__ 20160615


With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Peter was north or south of the central line of the event. The DAMIT model has been plotted on the observed chord.

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 120 ) Lachesis
By Star              UCAC4 283-137139
On 2016-06-15  at 09:32:52.0


Observer   Peter Jaquiery
Location   Dunedin New Zealand
Longitude  +170:29
Latitude   -45:52
Altitude   136 m
Datum      WGS84
Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak
Aperture   35 cm
Seeing     Slight flickering Clear 
Camera Type  Watec 120N+    NTSC/EIA      
Camera Delay 
Timing     GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  09:32:59.00
Reappearance   09:33:11.00

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