A 2.5 second occultation was recorded by Graeme McKay from Blenheim, using a video recording setup.
No other observations were reported for this event.
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Observers: 1(M) S Kerr,Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia 2 D Dunham,Aileron, NT, Australia 3(M) D Dunham,Taylor Creek, NT, Australia 4(M) R Williamson,Connellon, NT, Australia 5(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
The circle above is plotted at the expected 129 km diameter of Aurelia. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Graeme 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 ( 419 ) Aurelia By Star UCAC4 338119286 On 2017-02-10 at 16:17:40.0 _______________________________ Observer Graeme McKay Location Blenheim Longitude +173:57 Latitude -41:32 Altitude 18 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 28 cm Seeing Slight flickering Clear Bright Moon and low mag drop Camera Type Watec 120N+ PAL/CCIR Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 16:17:41.34 Reappearance 16:17:43.90 Comments: Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8