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OCCULTATION OF UCAC4 582-001035 BY 2892 Filipenko

A 9 second occultation was recorded by Dave Herald, using a Newtonian telescope and Watec 910BD camera.

There was no updated prediction for this event.

  1    D Herald, Murrumbateman, New South Wales, Australia
  2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed                



Filipenko occultation__ 20151205


The circle above is plotted at the expected diameter of Filipenko. With only one chord it is not possible to determine whether Dave was north or south of the central line of the event. The circle has been plotted on the observed chord .

The figures below show the Tangra light curve of the occultation.

Filipenko  occultation__ 20151205

Filipenko  occultation__ 20151205

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 2892 ) Filipenko
By Star              UCAC4 582-001035
On 2015-12-05  at 10:30:23.0


Observer   Dave Herald
Location   Murrumbateman
Longitude  +148:59
Latitude   -34:57
Altitude   594 m
Datum      WGS84
Telescope Newtonian
Aperture   40 cm
Seeing     Steady Clear 
Camera Type  Watec 910BD    PAL/CCIR      
Camera Delay 
Timing     GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  10:30:14.98
Reappearance   10:30:24.13
Comments:  Lightcurve from 00:00:00 to 10:31:26 by Tangra v3.5.2 using AperturePhotometry/AverageBackground. Analysis by AOTA v4.1.6.1. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8


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