Station Map for the Occultation by (519) Sylvania at Friday, 2009 February 13 (~ 05:47 UT)
Magnitude of target star 2UCAC 25098382: 12.3 mag
The max duration is expected to be 2.9 sec with a max drop of 2.7 mag.
The event will take place at an altitude of 22 deg and at azimuth 185 deg. The sun will be at an altitude of -09 deg. (At predicted centre line for latitude N 50 deg)
There is a 1 sigma uncertainty interval of ± 1.79 path widths.
The probabilities to see a positive event:
Centre line: ~ 22 %
Path limits: ~ 21 %
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. (not updated with Steve Preston’s data):
Good luck with your observation!