Five clearly observed misses were recorded for this event.
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Observers: 1(M) D Watson,Thornton near Whakatane, NZ 2(M) M Forbes,Lower Hutt,NZ 3(M) G Homes,Wellington, NZ 4(M) M Unwin,Hannahs Clearing 5(M) A Yates,Halswell, New Zealand 6(P) Prediction,Aug 13
The circle above is plotted at the expected 33 km diameter of Chandra. With no positive chords we cannot say where the actual path was, so the circle has been plotted on the predicted path.
Observation details for MP ( 1958 ) Chandra By Star TYC 7327-00591-1 On 2013-09-02 at 09:23:39.0 _______________________________ Observer Alan Yates Location Halswell, New Zealand Longitude +172:33 Latitude -43:34 Altitude 18 m Datum WGS84 Telescope Dobsonian Aperture 20 cm Seeing Steady Broken cloud Camera Type Visual Other Camera Delay 0.5 Timing Stopwatch Visual, PE applied Missed Comments: _______________________________ Observer Diana Watson Location Thornton near Whakatane, NZ Longitude +176:51 Latitude -37:55 Altitude 3 m Datum Other Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 200 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type Camera Delay Timing Tape Recorder + time signal Visual, no PE applied Missed Comments: _______________________________ Observer Murray Forbes Location Lower Hutt,NZ Longitude +174:58 Latitude -41:09 Altitude 25 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 20 cm Seeing Slight flickering Clear Camera Type KPC-350BH PAL/CCIR Camera Delay 0 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Missed Comments: Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.7 _______________________________ Observer Graha Blow, John & Aline Homes Location Wellington, NZ Longitude +174:46 Latitude -41:17 Altitude 129 m Datum WGS84 Telescope other - specify below Aperture 41 cm Seeing Steady Thick cloud > 2 Camera Type WAT120N+ PAL/CCIR Camera Delay -0.05 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Missed Comments: Perfect night until shortly before event when cloud moved in. Star held through cloud but no event. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.7 _______________________________ Observer Martin Unwin Location Hannahs Clearing Longitude +168:51 Latitude -43:56 Altitude 5 m Datum WGS84 Telescope Newtonian Aperture 15 cm Seeing Steady Clear Camera Type KPC-350BH PAL/CCIR Camera Delay 0 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Missed Comments: Definite miss, video spans +/- 60 s from event Excellent seeing conditions, target star positively identified, definite miss, CSV reviewed by JT - agree a miss Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.7