Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA-ES        Last update: 2017 May 21

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

May 2017

25    01:37     (748) Simeisa      7.8      TYC 6843-01286-1     10.9

Last update: 2017 Apr 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_05/0525_748_50876.htm

June 2017

02    01:21     (25) Phocaea      5.2      2UCAC 37274008     12.0

Last update: 2017 Apr 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_06/0602_25_50928.htm
07    02:19     (538) Friederike      3.8      TYC 5250-00823-1     11.1

Last update: 2017 Apr 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_06/0607_538_50954.htm
12    22:02     (5) Astraea      10.2      TYC 6286-00004-1     11.2

Last update: 2017 Apr 12
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_06/0612_5_50984.htm
22    02:28     (412) Elisabetha      7.4      TYC 6270-00575-1     11.3

Last update: 2017 Apr 29
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_06/0622_412_51040.htm
24    22:42     (510) Mabella     7.8     TYC 5110-00675-1     12.4

Last update: 2017 May 01
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_06/0624_510_51052.htm

July 2017

10    23:01     (1240) Centenaria      7.4      TYC 0586-00941-1     9.8

Last update: 2017 May 19
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_07/0710_1240_52732.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

August 2017

04    21:12    (1728) Goethe Link      2.4        HIP 109362           8.5
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_08/0804_1728_52522.htm
06    21:01    (5247) Krylov           0.9             HIP 104172            6.1
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_08/0806_5247_52484.htm

September 2017

09    23:44    (6925) Susumu          1.8             HIP 21673             5.1
Last update: 2017 Apr 03
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_09/0909_6925_52492.htm

October 2017

19    02:54    (905) Universitas        2.7           HIP 15588             8.6
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_10/1019_905_52768.htm

November 2017

27    05:26   (200) Dynamene    3.8        TYC 5528-00392-1     8.9
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_11/1127_200_52044.htm

December 2017

13     02:32     (2066) Palala      1.4       TYC 51290-00275-1      8.9
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_12/1213_2066_52878.htm
23    18:38    (239) Adrastea       1.0       HIP 108117                    8.9
Last update: 2016 Oct 11
http://asteroidoccultation.com/2017_12/1223_239_52680.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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