Station Map for the Occultation by (1758) Naantali at Friday, 2009 January 02 (~ 19:48 UT)
V-Magnitude of target star TYC 1337-01443-1: 10.3 mag
Johnson B-V Colour Index: + 0.9
The UCAC2 gives a „pseudo-R magnitude“ of 9.9 mag
The max duration is expected to be 2.1 sec with a max drop of 4.9 mag.
The event will take place at an altitude of 36 deg and at azimuth 95 deg. The sun will be at an altitude of -34 deg. (At predicted centre line for longitude 0 deg)
There is a 1 sigma uncertainty interval of ± 1.90 path widths.
The probabilities to see a positive event:
Centre line: ~ 21 %
Path limits: ~ 20 %
1 sigma lines: ~ 10 %
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):
Map and Coordinates at the web page of E.A.O.N.
Good luck with your observation!