Station Map for the Occultation by (6479) Leoconnolly at Monday, 2011 November 28 (~ 02:32 UT)

V-Magnitude of target star TYC 0089-01212-1: 10.2 mag
Spectral type: F0
Johnson B-V Colour Index: + 0.9
UCAC instrumental „pseudo-R“ fit-model magnitude: 9.7 mag (data from UCAC3)


Path will cross SE U.S.A. and Mexico too.

The max duration is expected to be 1.1 sec with a max drop of 6.6 mag.
The event will take place at an altitude of 36 deg and at azimuth 233 deg. The sun will be at an altitude of -42 deg. (At predicted centre line for longitude E 10 deg)

There is a 1 sigma uncertainty interval of  ± 5.65 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 your 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!

Oliver Klös

(6479) Leoconnolly, 2011 November 28, Station Map

Schreibe einen Kommentar