A 9 second occultation was recorded by Brian Loader, using video OSD technique.
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Observers: 1 B Loader, Darfield, NZ 2(P) Prediction, 23 Nov
The circle above is plotted at the expected 81 km diameter of Honoria. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Brian was north or south of the central line of the event.
The figure below shows the AOTA analysis of the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 236 ) Honoria By Star UCAC2 34836760 On 2013-12-17 at 14:25:58.0 _______________________________ Observer B. Loader Location Darfield,NZ Longitude +172:06 Latitude -43:28 Altitude 210 m Datum WGS84 Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak Aperture 25 cm Seeing Slight flickering Clear Camera Type WAT120N+ AAV-PAL Camera Delay -0.11 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 14:25:54.66 Reappearance 14:26:03.70 Comments: Full moon 40 degrees away Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.7