A 10.5 second occultation was recorded by Brian Loader, using video OSD technique.
No clearly observed misses were recorded for this event.
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Observers: 1 B Loader,Darfield,NZ 2(P) Prediction
The circle above is plotted at the expected 104 km diameter of Ianthe. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Brian was east or west of the central line of the event.
The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.
Observation details for MP ( 98 ) Ianthe By Star UCAC4 235-112034 On 2014-07-30 at 16:08:18.0 _______________________________ 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 Strong flickering Clear Camera Type WAT120N+ AAV-PAL Camera Delay -0.67 Timing GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis Disappearance 16:07:53.04 Reappearance 16:08:03.60 Comments: Target altitude 16°, seeing very poor resulting in poor iquality mages; gusty wind significant shake at times. Confident event occurred. Time determined with AOTA Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8