Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA/ES        Last update: 2020 February 16

Predictions calculated by Steve Preston, IOTA

http://asteroidoccultation.com

Upcoming Occultations:

The events are marked by the following colour-codes:

Special Observation Campaign

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

February 2020

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
22   02:40  (366) Vincentia    13.3     UCAC4-617-038601   14.1

Last update: 2020 Jan 07
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0222_366_68192.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

March 2020

01   22:14   (1074) Beljawskya    4.3    UCAC4-572-018429     12.3

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0301_1074_64318.htm
02   21:55   (583) Klotilde   5.3    UCAC4-551-010738     12.3

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0302_583_64324.htm
05   02:09   (1568) Aisleen    1.0      HIP 47262     7.6

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0305_1568_67012.htm
06  19:58   (412) Elisabetha    15.8      UCAC4-582-029064    11.9

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0306_412_64358.htm
06  21:05   (350) Ornamenta    25.7      UCAC4-672-052114    12.5

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0306_350_64360.htm
07   22:19   (70) Panopaea   9.3     UCAC4-611-017488   12.2

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0307_70_64372.htm
10  02:46   (7) Iris    9.5     UCAC4-332-148923   12.1

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0310_7_64382.htm
11  02:04   (1096) Reunerta   3.4     UCAC4-370-077975   12.5

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0311_1096_64386.htm
11  18:53  (538) Friederike   4.7    TYC 0850-00681-1   10.8

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0311_538_64396.htm
13  19:51  (43) Ariadne   17.5    TYC 1378-00014-1   9.9

Last update: 2020 Jan 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0313_43_64408.htm
17   23:44   (133) Cyrene    3.2      TYC 1824-00174-1     7.7

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0317_133_67016.htm
18  22:31  (105) Artemis    8.0    UCAC4-451-019548   12.4

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0318_105_64462.htm
20  22:23  (347) Pariana    3.0   UCAC4-600-027304   12.0

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0320_347_64482.htm
20  22:25  (407) Arachne   10.9   UCAC4-553-036994  12.4

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0320_407_64484.htm
21  19:15  (389) Industria   5.9   UCAC4-552-027460  12.4

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0321_389_64502.htm
21  22:13  (656) Beagle   3.7   UCAC4-565-026664    11.6

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0321_656_64508.htm
25  04:32  (1021) Flammario  10.6   TYC 0337-00084-1    11.0

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0325_1021_64536.htm
28  19:58  (97) Klotho    3.3   UCAC4-525-016205    11.9

Last update: 2020 Jan 28
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_03/0328_97_64564.htm

April 2020

05  22:31  (1719) Jens    1.3   HIP 62183    9.0

Last update: 2020 Jan 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_04/0405_1719_68084.htm
09  04:49  (1243) Pamela   3.3   UCAC4 381-157166    12.5

Last update: 2020 Feb 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_04/0409_1243_64660.htm
13  22:11  (97) Klotho   2.9   UCAC4 532-023568    11.9

Last update: 2020 Jan 04
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_04/0413_97_68100.htm
15  04:22  (56) Melete    8.7   UCAC4 380-110148    12.3

Last update: 2020 Feb 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_04/0415_56_64700.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

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