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OCCULTATION OF UCAC4 346_158490 BY 53 Kalypso

A 3 second occultation was recorded by John Broughton, using an SCT Telescope and Watec 120N+ camera.

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  1    J Broughton, Reedy Creek, Queensland, Australia
  2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed                



Kalypso occultation__ 20161019


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

The observed event is well to the north of the predicted path.

Observational Data:

Observation details for MP ( 53 ) Kalypso
By Star              UCAC4 346-158490
On 2016-10-13  at 09:43:13.0


Observer   John Broughton
Location   Reedy Creek, QLD, AU
Longitude  +153:23
Latitude   -28:06
Altitude   66 m
Datum      WGS84
Telescope SCT including Cass and Mak
Aperture   25 cm
Seeing     Steady Clear 
Camera Type  Watec 120N+    PAL/CCIR      
Camera Delay 
Timing     GPS - other linking Video with frame analysis
Disappearance  09:43:07.65
Reappearance   09:43:10.85


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