A 2.9 second occultation was recorded by Graeme McKay, using video OSD technique.
View the TT14 prediction.
Observers: 1 G McKay,Blenheim, New Zealand 2(P) Prediction, TT14 , May 29
The circle above is plotted at the expected 43 km diameter of Cyane. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Graeme was north or south of the central line of the event.
The figure below shows the Limovie/Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 403 ) Cyane By Star UCAC4 353-096161 On 2013-06-06 at 14:17:17.0 _______________________________ Observer Graeme McKay Location Blenheim, New Zealand Longitude +173:57 Latitude -41:32 Altitude 18 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 28 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type WAT120N+ PAL/CCIR Camera Delay 0.19 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 14:17:20.82 Reappearance 14:17:23.71 Comments: Easily discernable event. Asteroid observing approaching and passing target star.