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OCCULTATION OF TYC 6852-03675-1 BY 665 Sabine
2014 August 06

A 7 second occultation was recorded by Dave Herald, using video OSD technique.

No clearly observed misses were recorded for this event.

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  1    D Herald,Murrumbateman, NSW, AU      
  2(P) Prediction, 09 July                  


Sabine occultation__ 2014 August 06


The circle above is plotted at the expected 53 km diameter of Sabine. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Dave was north or south of the central line of the event. The DAMIT 3D model has been overlaid on the measured ellipse and could be on either side.

The figure below shows the Tangra light curve with IOTA anaalysis of the occultation.

Sabine occultation__ 2014 August 06

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 665 ) Sabine
By Star              TYC 6852-03675-1 
On 2014-08-06  at 15:25:38.0


Observer   Dave Herald
Location   Murrumbateman, NSW, AU
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  WAT910BD       PAL/CCIR
Camera Delay -0.04
Timing     GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  15:25:49.67
Reappearance   15:25:56.63
Comments:  Lightcurve from 15:24:01 to 15:26:28 by Tangra v3.1.10
 using AperturePhotometry/BackgroundMedian. 
Analysis by AOTA v4.1.1.5. 
Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8


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