Station Map for the Occultation by (2617) Jiangxi at Sunday, 2010 January 03 (~ 23:08 UT)

V-Magnitude of target star TYC 2456-00375-1: 11.2 mag
Johnson B-V Colour Index: + 0.7
UCAC instrumental „pseudo-R“ fit-model magnitude: 11.5 mag (data from UCAC3)

The max duration is expected to be 4.7 sec with a max drop of 2.8 mag.
The event will take place at an altitude of  70 deg and at azimuth 107 deg. The sun will be at an altitude of -67 deg. (At predicted centre line for longitude W 02 deg)

There is a 1 sigma uncertainty interval of  ± 1.31 path widths.
The probabilities to see a positive event:

Centre line: ~  30 %
Path limits: ~  28 %
1 sigma lines:  ~ 12 %
2 sigma lines: ~ 1 %

(Calculation according to Raymond Dusser, E.A.O.N. Circular #10)

PLEASE REMEMBER: Predictions are sometimes wrong. Please observe even with a small probability.
Let other observers know about you observing plans: Announce you station with OccultWatcher !

More information (coordinates, finder charts) at Steve Preston’s prediction:
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2010_01/0103_2617_20471.htm

Table of potential observing stations and cities with distance from center of predicted path (Derek C. Breit):
http://www.poyntsource.com/New/Google/20100103_20471_Sites.txt

Map and Coordinates at the web page of  E.A.O.N. :
http://astrosurf.com/eaon/Occultations%20January.htm

Good luck with your observation!

Oliver

IOTA-ES

(2617) Jiangxi, 2010 Jan 03, Station Map

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