Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA/ES        Last update: 2019 October 19

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

October 2019

20  06:06  (87) Sylvia    15.9    TYC 1932-00479-1      12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1020_87_61814.htm
Satellites of (87) Sylvia:

06:07  +/- 5 s    Romulus    Duration:  1.0  s

Last update: 2019 Sep 04
Occultation of TYC 1932-00479-1 by 87 Romulus #1 on 2019 Oct 20

06:06  +/- 5 s    Remus    Duration:  0.6  s

Last update: 2019 Sep 04
Occultation of TYC 1932-00479-1 by 87 Remus #1 on 2019 Oct 20
20  19:01  (74) Galatea    4.3    UCAC4-353-138429    11.6

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1020_74_61826.htm
24  00:35  (1612) Hirose      2.3     TYC 2892-00803-1       7.9

Last update: 2019 Aug 30
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1024_1612_62688.htm
24   01:54  (886) Washingtonia    6.6    UCAC4-611-041706    12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1024_886_61854.htm
25   22:20  (3200) Phaethon   0.2   TYC 3268-00276-1    11.3

Asteroid is a NEO and target for upcoming space mission Destiny+ by JAXA

Last update: 2019 Oct 10
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1025_3200_67652.htm
27  04:37  (576) Emanuela    7.4    UCAC4 606-006634   14.2

Last update: 2019 Sep 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1027_576_67688.htm
28  01:40  (480) Hansa    4.2    TYC 0762-00063-1    12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1028_480_61890.htm
28  17:46  (733) Mocia   6.9    UCAC4-669-014538   12.4

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1028_733_61898.htm
29  16:04  (386) Siegena   7.1    UCAC4-398-119158   11.8

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1029_386_61906.htm
29  19:34  (914) Palisana   3.2    TYC 469-4246-1   10.3

Last update: 2019 Aug 31
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1029_914_67514.htm
29  23:38  (87) Sylvia    21.2    TYC 1932-00469-1     10.1

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_10/1029_87_61910.htm
Satellites of (87) Sylvia:

23:36  +/- 4 s    Romulus    Duration:  1.3  s

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
Occultation of TYC 1932-00469-1 by 87 Romulus #1 on 2019 Oct 29 S. Preston

23:37  +/- 7 s    Remus    Duration:  0.8  s

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
Occultation of TYC 1932-00469-1 by 87 Remus #1 on 2019 Oct 29 S. Preston

November 2019

01  02:06  (733) Mocia   6.8    UCAC4-669-014166  14.0

Last update: 2019 Oct 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1101_733_67726.htm
01  02:37  (12849) 1997 QD2   2.5    HIP 25375   7.5

Last update: 2019 Sep 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1101_12849_67516.htm
02   23:56  (743) Eugenisis     4.2     UCAC4 528-046844   12.2

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1103_743_61940.htm
03  03:30  (105) Artemis     9.2      UCAC4 431-05292   12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1103_105_61944.htm
04  01:05  (567) Eleutheria    12.9     UCAC4 591-042016   10.9

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1104_567_61958.htm
05  00:02  (928) Hildrun    3.2     UCAC4 507-048240   12.0

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1105_928_61966.htm
05  23:55  (416) Vaticana    6.3     UCAC4 568-011510   11.4

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1105_416_61974.htm
08  01:57  (329) Svea    6.9     UCAC4 458-040649   12.3

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1108_329_61990.htm
08  03:39   (979) Ilsewa    7.7    UCAC4 525-037058       9.0

Last update: 2019 Sep 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1108_979_61992.htm
09  00:13  (480) Hansa   5.0    TYC 0176-01146-1   10.4

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1109_480_62000.htm
10  06:00  (172) Baucis   4.1    UCAC4 555-046818   13.2

Last update: 2019 Oct 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1110_172_67730.htm
13   23:04   (1153) Wallenbergia    4.5    HIP 33212       6.7

Last update: 2019 Sep 18
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1113_1153_62690.htm
16  03:57  (294) Felicia   4.3    UCAC4-500-005552   11.7

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1116_294_62060.htm
19  03:04  (9) Metis   29.3    TYC 0035-00970-1   10.8

Last update: 2019 Sep 30
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1119_9_62090.htm
20  01:09  (318) Magdalena   13.8   UCAC4-494-049717  11.9

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1120_318_62102.htm
22  23:04  (559) Nanon   6.4    UCAC4-526-013869  12.4

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1122_559_62118.htm
23   02:02  (1027) Aesculapia    5.7    HIP 31850       6.3

Last update: 2019 Sep 30
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1123_1027_62634.htm
23  19:04  (347) Pariana  7.3    UCAC4-564-028479   12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1123_347_62130.htm
25  05:10  (834) Burnhamia   5.8    UCAC4-541-031050   11.9

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1125_834_62138.htm
26  04:11  (112) Iphigenia   10.5    TYC 1402-00412-1   11.6

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1126_112_62152.htm
27  00:35  (559) Nanon    6.0   UCAC4-526-013523   12.1

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1127_559_62164.htm
27  01:41  (233) Asterope   10.5    UCAC4-520-004581   11.9

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1127_233_62166.htm
27  05:15  (70) Panopaea   10.7    UCAC4-612-23362   11.3

Last update: 2019 Sep 30
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1127_70_67554.htm
27  20:57  (445) Edna   7.2    TYC 2905-01262-1   11.2

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1127_445_62168.htm
27  23:30  (5) Astraea   20.0    TYC 0807-01006-1   10.7

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1127_5_62176.htm
29  04:33  (583) Klotilde  6.7    UCAC4-569-014497   11.9

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1129_583_62196.htm
30  16:42  (348) May    4.3    UCAC4-352-188578    12.3

Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1130_348_62206.htm
30  18:24  (914) Plisana    2.4    UCAC4-472-118153    11.6

Last update: 2019 Oct 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_11/1130_914_67558.htm

December 2019

01  23:51  (786) Bredichina    7.8    UCAC4-561-025805    12.5

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1201_786_62218.htm
04  01:47  (412) Elisabetha   12.9    UCAC4-544-040634    12.0

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1204_412_62246.htm
04  22:00  (256) Walpurga   5.3    TYC 0140-00990-1   10.5

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1204_256_62926.htm
05  21:39  (486) Cremona   1.6    TYC 1280-00832-1   9.0

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1205_486_67562.htm
09  17:39  (1048) Feodosia   11.5    TYC 2411-00728-1   11.5

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1209_1048_62282.htm
10  06:19  (347) Pariana   4.6    UCAC4-571-027606   12.5

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1210_347_62286.htm
11  02:56  (144) Vibilia    16.2    UCAC4-575-037999   12.3

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1211_144_62296.htm
11  04:44  (709) Fringilla    8.7    TYC 2947-00906-1   12.3

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1211_709_62298.htm
12  01:40  (87) Sylvia    30.6    TYC 1947-00290-1   11.0

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1212_87_62304.htm

Path of Romulus will cross Finland, Sweden and Norway.

Remus‘ path will cross Ukraine, Belarus, Lativa, Sweden and Norway.

12  20:43  (55) Pandora    6.5    UCAC4-620-020788   12.3

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1212_55_62316.htm
13  02:56  (2842) Unsold    1.3   HIP 28106   7.9

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1213_2842_67566.htm
14  06:22  (69) Hesperia    15.9   TYC 9746-00039-1    11.0

Last update: 2019 Oct 15
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1214_69_62344.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

December 2019

19   18:56  (3126) Nostalgia    2.5    TYC 0756-00417-1       9.0
Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1219_3162_62938.htm
27   03:57   (650) Amalasuntha    2.1    TYC 1322-00522-1       8.8
Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1227_650_62946.htm
28   17:31  (387) Aquitania    6.0    TYC 0176-01063-1       8.7
Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1228_387_62526.htm
28   23:45  (1669) Dagmar    3.4    TYC 1894-02252-1     8.9
Last update: 2019 Jul 21
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2019_12/1228_1669_62528.htm

January 2020

14   15:50  (127)  Johanna    12.5   TYC 2434-01221-1     8.3
Last update: 2019 Apr 17
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0114_127_63898.htm
16   03:13   (407) Arachne   7.7   TYC 13272-01714-1     9.0
Last update: 2019 Apr 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0116_407_63932.htm
24   17:44   (2904) Millman    3.7     HIP 24258     8.5
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_01/0124_2904_67008.htm

February 2020

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
11   22:01   (4) Vesta    28.0      HIP 14439     5.3
Last update: 2019 Apr 25
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0211_4_64136.htm
29   03:35   (628) Christine    2.5      HIP 82815     8.9
Last update: 2019 Apr 24
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2020_02/0229_628_67128.htm

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