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OCCULTATION OF TYC 6888-01416-1 BY 671 Carnegia

A 7 second occultation was recorded by Graeme McKay, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 120N+ camera.

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  1    G McKay, Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
  2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed                



Carnegia occultation__ 20160920


The circle above is plotted at the expected diameter of Carnegia. With only one chord, it is not possible to tell if Graeme was east or west of the centre line of the event. The circle has been plotted centred on the observed chord.

The figure below shows the Tangra light curve of the occultation.

Carnegia  occultation__ 20160920

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 671 ) Carnegia
By Star              TYC 6888-01416-1 
On 2016-09-20  at 12:13:09.0


Observer   Graeme McKay
Location   Blenheim
Longitude  +173:57
Latitude   -41:32
Altitude   18 m
Datum      WGS84
Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak
Aperture   28 cm
Seeing     Steady Clear Moonlit haze
Camera Type  Watec 120N+    PAL/CCIR      
Camera Delay 
Timing     GPS - time inserted Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  12:12:55.54
Reappearance   12:13:03.14
Comments:   Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8


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