Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA/ES        Last update: 2019 December 31

Predictions calculated by Steve Preston, IOTA

http://asteroidoccultation.com

Upcoming Occultations:

The events are marked by the following colour-codes:

Special Observation Campaigns

Target star brighter than 9 mag

Prediction with high probability to make a positive observation

Preliminary prediction with MIRIADE data (IMCCE) for asteroid satellites by O. Klös, IOTA/ES

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

 

Day       UT        Asteroid            MaxDur             Star                  Vmag
                                                     sec

January 2020

01  17:17  (914) Palisana   2.0    UCAC4-487-133223   11.8

Last update: 2019 Oct 08
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0101_914_67756.htm
04  23:45  (112) Iphigenia    8.1   UCAC4-537-048604   12.2

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0104_112_63796.htm
06  01:33  (6) Hebe   11.1    TYC 0300-00301-1   10.4

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0106_6_63812.htm
07  01:32  (407) Arachne   7.7    UCAC4-562-042700   11.8

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0107_407_63826.htm
07  02:08   (69) Hesperia   14.2    UCAC4-497-025768    12.0

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0107_69_63828.htm
09  23:08   (10) Hygiea   97.9    UCAC4-561-007326    12.1

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0109_10_63862.htm
11  02:39   (498) Tokio   5.8    TYC 1899-01411-1    11.8

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0111_498_63870.htm
12  03:57  (230) Athamantis    10.2    TYC 0208-00596-1    11.5

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0112_230_63882.htm
14  04:23   (354) Eleonora   7.3    UCAC4-464-049900    12.4

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0114_354_63894.htm
14   15:50  (127)  Johanna    12.5   TYC 2434-01221-1     8.3

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0114_127_63898.htm
14  21:18   (834) Burnhamia   4.4    TYC 1317-00893-1    10.5

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0114_834_63904.htm
14  22:13   (381) Myrrha   7.9    TYC 1350-00491-1    11.8

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0114_381_63906.htm
15  00:40   (69) Hesperia   15.9   UCAC4 499-023656   11.8

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0115_69_63908.htm
15  01:47   (407) Arachne  7.6   TYC 1372-00140-1  12.5

Last update: 2019 Nov 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0115_407_63910.htm
16   03:13   (407) Arachne   7.7   TYC 13272-01714-1     9.0

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0116_407_63932.htm
19  01:18   (12712) 1991 EY3    2.0     HIP 48324    5.7

Last update: 2019 Nov 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0119_12712_67754.htm
21  19:08   (318) Magdalena    6.4     TYC 0748-00088-1    11.6

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0121_318_63980.htm
22  02:25   (567) Eleutheria    7.8     UCAC4 616-038046    12.1

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0122_567_63982.htm
22  05:20   (43) Ariadne   5.5    UCAC4 512-046849    12.3

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0122_43_63986.htm
24   17:44   (2904) Millman    3.7     HIP 24258     8.5

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0124_2904_67008.htm
25  17:44   (541) Deborah    4.4     TYC 1364-01688-1    11.1

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0125_541_64020.htm
27  03:04   (28758) 2000 HE10    1.0    HIP 33179   6.3

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0127_28758_67822.htm
29  23:16   (174) Phaedra   4.4    TYC 2454-01242-1   11.8

Last update: 2019 Nov 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0129_174_64042.htm

February 2020

03  16:17   (190) Ismene   5.2    UCAC4 433-122494   11.2

Last update: 2019 Oct 08
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0203_190_67852.htm
05  02:53   (23) Thalia    8.0   UCAC4 427-058637   12.2

Last update: 2019 Apr 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0205_23_64090.htm
09   01:26   (725) Amanda    1.8      HIP 49622     8.9

Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0209_725_67100.htm
10  20:51   (184) Dejopeja    7.5      UCAC4 468-045925     12.4

Last update: 2019 Dec 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0210_184_64128.htm
11   22:01   (4) Vesta    28.0      HIP 14439     5.3

Last update: 2019 Dec 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0211_4_64136.htm
14   01:18   (58) Concordia    10.5      UCAC4 398-057584    10.7

Last update: 2019 Dec 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0214_58_64154.htm
14   06:09  (490) Veritas   3.2    TYC 6264-00399-1    11.4

Last update: 2019 Oct 08
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0214_490_67890.htm
15   20:36  (977) Philippa   7.7    TYC 2466-00499-1   9.4

Last update: 2019 Dec 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0215_977_64168.htm
15   23:25  (195) Eurykleia   7.5    TYC 1416-00424-1   11.6

Last update: 2019 Dec 04
16   02:03  (192) Nausikaa   21.9    UCAC4 601-037519   12.4

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0216_192_64172.htm
18   18:52  (393) Lampetia   6.2    UCAC4-496-004715   12.5

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0218_393_64196.htm
18   18:56  (176) Iduna   5.2   TYC 0056-00688-1   11.3

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0218_176_64198.htm
21   01:34  (83) Beatrix   10.8   TYC 1945-00656-1   11.4

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0219_83_64204.htm
21   20:26  (694) Ekard   7.0   UCAC4-435-046711   11.7

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0221_694_64222.htm
21   20:28  (241) Germania    12.0     UCAC4-69-042971   12.3

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0221_241_64224.htm
23   22:16   (123) Brunhild    5.6    UCAC4-581-017655   12.3

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0223_123_64258.htm
29   03:35   (628) Christine    2.5      HIP 82815     8.9

Last update: 2019 Dec 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0229_628_67128.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

March 2020

05   02:09   (1568) Aisleen    1.0      HIP 47262     7.6
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0305_1568_67012.htm
17   23:44   (133) Cyrene    3.2      TYC 1824-00174-1     7.7
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0317_133_67016.htm

May 2020

15   23:24   (468) Lina    5.4      HIP 81893     7.5
Last update: 2019 Apr 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_05/0515_468_64952.htm

August 2020

26   19:33   (2651) Karen    2.0      HIP 79851     8.4
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_08/0826_2651_67036.htm

October 2020

04   02:15   (406) Erna    11.3      HIP 15181     8.1
Last update: 2019 Apr 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_10/1004_406_66182.htm
12   00:15   (245) Vera    4.8      TYC 1900-00992-1     8.6
Last update: 2019 Apr 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_10/1012_245_66260.htm
18   22:15   (800) Kressmannia   1.8   TYC 1787-00717-1    9.1
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_10/1018_800_67300.htm
24   20:27   (1171) Rusthawelia   8.1   HIP 5315     6.2
Last update: 2019 Apr 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_10/1024_1171_66368.htm

November 2020

10   21:16   (683) Lanzia   9.4    TYC 1729-01829-1     9.0
Last update: 2019 Apr 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_11/1110_683_66546.htm
24   19:32   (283) Emma   11.7    TYC 2392-01288-1     8.6
Last update: 2019 Apr 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_11/1124_283_66650.htm
24   19:32   S2003-283-1   0.9    TYC 2392-01288-1     8.6
Path: Central Europe
Last update: 2019 May 22 (MIRIADE, IMCCE, O. Klös)

December 2020

23   23:15   (130) Elektra   13.6    TYC 4801-04107-1     8.3
Last update: 2019 Apr 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_12/1223_130_66888.htm
23   23:17   S2003-130-1    1.1    TYC 4801-04107-1     8.3
Path: Spain, Portugal
Last update: 2019 May 22 (MIRIADE, IMCCE, O. Klös)
29   05:01   (495) Eulalia   3.8    TYC 1323-02050-1     8.3
Last update: 2019 Apr 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_12/1229_495_66960.htm
31   03:24   (2376) Martynoy   2.5   UCAC4 438-56847     9.1
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_12/1231_2376_67362.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