A 22 (approx) second occultation was recorded by Dave Herald, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 910BD camera.
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Observers: 1 D Herald, Murrumbateman, New South Wales, Australia 2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
The circle above is plotted at the expected diameter of Bamberga. The circle has been plotted centred on the observed chord. Because of the uncertainty in the observation, this cannot be considered a reliable record of the event.
The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 324 ) Bamberga By Star UCAC4 273180665 On 2017-04-09 at 12:44:23.0 _______________________________ Observer Dave Herald Location Murrumbateman, NSW, Australia Longitude +148:59 Latitude -34:57 Altitude 594 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 40 cm Seeing Strong flickering Clear Camera Type Watec 910BD PAL/CCIR Camera Delay Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 12:44:09.91 Reappearance 12:44:32.13 Comments: Huge scintillation - uncertainties of ±1.5 and 0.7 secs Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8