A 12 second occultation was recorded by Dave Herald, using a Newtonian Telescope and Watec 910BD camera.
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Observers: 1 D Herald, Murrumbateman, New South Wales, Australia 2(P) Prediction- IOTA Feed
The circle above is plotted at the expected diameter of Malabar. With only one chord, it is not possible to tell if Dave 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.
Observation details for MP ( 754 ) Malabar By Star UCAC4 394-41125 On 2016-12-09 at 17:42:12.0 _______________________________ 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 17:42:17.28 Reappearance 17:42:28.89 Comments: Lightcurve from 17:42:02 to 17:44:10 by Tangra v3.6.1 using AperturePhotometry/AverageBackground. Analysis by AOTA v18.104.22.168. Report prepopulated by IOTA Reporting Add-in for OW ver.1.8