Station Map for the Occultation by (4460) Bihoro at Thursday, 2008 November 06  (~ 02:26 UT)

V-Magnitude of target star TYC 3774-00057-1: 11.4 mag
Johnson B-V Colour Index: + 1.2

The max duration is expected to be 5.7 sec with a max drop of 4.4 mag.
The event will take place at an altitude of  67 deg and at azimuth 36 deg. The sun will be at an altitude of -50 deg. (At predicted centre line for longitude W 05 deg)

There is a 1 sigma uncertainty interval of  ±  2.30 path widths.
The probabilities to see a positive event:

Centre line: ~ 7 %
Path limits: ~  7 %
1 sigma lines:  ~ 4 %
2 sigma lines: ~ 1 %

(Calculation according to Raymond Dusser, E.A.O.N. Circular #10)

PLEASE REMEMBER: Predictions are sometimes wrong. Please observe even with a small probability.
Let other observers know about you observing plans: Announce you station with OccultWatcher !

More information (coordinates, finder charts) at Steve Preston’s prediction:

Table of potential observing stations and cities with distance from center of predicted path (Derek C. Breit):

Coordinates and maps at the webpage of  E.A.O.N
(NOT updated with Steve Preston’s data):

Good luck with your observation,

Oliver Klös


Station Map (4460) Bihoro, 2008 Nov 06