Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA/ES        Last update: 2018 Feb 02

Predictions calculated by Steve Preston, U.S.A.

http://asteroidoccultation.com

Upcoming Occultations:

Target star brighter than 9 mag

Prediction with high probability to make a positive observation

Preliminary prediction for asteroid’s moon by O. Klös

NEW! Predictions are using data from „Gaia“ if available!

Day       UT        Asteroid            MaxDur             Star                  Vmag
                                                        sec

February 2018

04    23:05   (194) Prokne    10.1    2UCAC 33750677     11.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0204_194_54102.htm
05    23:26   (487) Venetia    12.4   2UCAC 39667470    12.4

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0205_487_54110.htm
07    22:17      (1064) Arethusa       1.5        HIP 44780       8.0

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0207_1064_57692.htm
07    23:28   (32) Pomona    11.4    2UCAC 36804048    11.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0207_32_54130.htm
13    22:38   (521) Brixia    8.6    TYC 1977-011111-1    12.3

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0213_521_54172.htm
13    16:42   (53) Kalypso    3.2    2UCAC 33162205    11.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0215_53_58342.htm
15    20:14      (189) Phthia       3.8          HIP 42917       5.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0215_189_57664.htm
17    04:28   (924) Toni    15.1     TYC 4983-00858-1     11.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0217_924_54196.htm
21    01:40   (8) Flora    38.1        2UCAC 40493048      12.0

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0221_8_54228.htm
21    04:32   (26) Proserpina    2.7       2UCAC 21835738      12.1

Last update: 2017 Dec 27
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0221_26_54236.htm
22    00:42     (1032) Pafuri       9.2          HIP 73007       7.6

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0222_1032_54248.htm
22    23:24  (788) Hohensteina    11.7      2UCAC 33915557      12.4

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0222_788_54258.htm
23     19:35     (129) Antigone    12. 0    HIP 22583          9.8

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0223_129_54272.htm
23   18:08     (211) Isolda      7.5         HIP 19146       8.5

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0223_211_54268.htm
27     21:10     (466) Tisiphone    11.8    2UCAC 41158475        11.8

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0227_466_54296.htm
28   18:14     (451) Patientia      18.2        HIP  22949       6.2

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_02/0228_451_54304.htm

March 2018

05     22:14     (906) Repsolda    5.5     2UCAC 43757077        12.3

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0305_906_54346.htm
06     00:56     (856) Backlunda    4.3    HIP 27465      10.6

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0306_856_54348.htm
06     19:46     (613) Ginevra    7.3    TYC 1412-01419-1        11.4

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0306_613_54356.htm
11    22:39     (388) Charybdis   7.0    2UCAC 42019177        12.4

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0311_388_54402.htm
14    18:00     (7) Iris      6.5     TYC 1259-00866-1       10.7

Last update: 2018 Jan 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0314_7_54430.htm
15   02:35     (578) Happelia    2.9  TYC 6849-01334-1       10.7

Last update: 2018 Jan 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0315_578_54438.htm
17   18:25     (535) Montague   3.2    2UCAC 39972220      11.3

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0317_535_54470.htm
18  01:04     (34) Circe     19.3    TYC 5557-00392-1      11.3

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0318_34_54476.htm
18  05:04    (97) Klotho    3.1     2UCAC 27562058      12.4

Last update: 2018 Jan 26
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0318_97_54480.htm
18  19:03    (59) Elpis    8.0     2UCAC 37132134      12.1

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0318_59_54484.htm
18  23:04    (388) Charybdis    6.0     2UCAC 42020239      12.3

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0318_388_54488.htm
23    19:54   (72) Feronia    7.6     TYC 5535-00796-1      10.9

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0323_72_54552.htm
30    21:10   (790) Pretoria    11.6     TYC 0735-03014-1      11.4

Last update: 2018 Feb 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_03/0330_790_54624.htm
Detailed path maps, star charts and potential observing sites for these events can be found at Derek C. Breit’s web page:

http://www.poyntsource.com/New/Global.htm

 

Preliminary Predictions:

Target star brighter than 9 mag

Day       UT        Asteroid            MaxDur            Star              Vmag
                                                           sec

April 2018

06   04:29     (3641) Williams Bay     2.1        HIP  63615       8.4
Last update: 2018 Jan 07
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_04/0406_3641_57694.htm

June 2018

14   03:33     (785) Zwetana     7.2        HIP  107134      7.8
Last update: 2018 Jan 07
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_06/0614_785_55406.htm

August 2018

03   02:50     (3223) Forsius     1.4       HIP  8836      7.5
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_08/0803_3223_57712.htm

September 2018

08   00:40     (654) Zelinda     18.2        HIP  7594      8.3
Last update: 2017 May 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_09/0908_654_56366.htm

October 2018

08   03:09     (7394) Xanthomalitia     3.6        HIP  31277     5.6
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_10/1005_7394_57676.htm

November 2018

08   00:53     (790) Pretoria    7.0        HIP  48351      6.4
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_11/1108_790_57678.htm
10   02:09     (1756) Giacobini    1.9        HIP  7358      6.7
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_11/1110_1756_57736.htm
28   22:44   (1339) Desagneauxa    2.3    TYC 2403-00937-1    8.5
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_11/1128_1339_57740.htm

December 2018

06   22:34   (3495) Colchagua   2.3    TYC 1341-02323-1    9.0
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_12/1206_3495_57940.htm
10   20:44   (479) Caprera   9.8     HIP 33753     7.7
Last update: 2017 May 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_12/1210_479_57398.htm
16   02:39   (1191) Alfaterna     3.8       HIP 32535       7.5
Last update: 2017 May 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_12/1216_1191_57452.htm
17   20:49   (2773) Brooks      1.5        TYC 1340-00835-1      8.9
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_12/1217_2773_57942.htm
21   18:33   (3995) Sakaino       1.2       HIP 22496       7.1
Last update: 2017 May 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2018_12/1221_3995_57742.htm
Detailed path maps, star charts and potential observing sites for these events can be found at Derek C. Breit’s web page:

http://www.poyntsource.com/New/Future.htm

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