Highlights of Asteroid Occultations in Europe

Oliver Klös, IOTA/ES        Last update: 2022 December 04

Predictions calculated by Steve Preston, IOTA

http://asteroidoccultation.com

Upcoming Occultations:

The events are marked by the following colour-codes:

Special Observation Campaign

Target star brighter than 9 mag

Prediction with high probability to make a positive observation

Prediction with Miriade data (IMCCE) / JPL Horizons for asteroid satellites by O. Klös, IOTA/ES

Detailed path maps, star charts and potential observing sites for these events can be found on Derek C. Breit’s web page:

http://www.poyntsource.com/New/Global.htm

 

Day       UT        Asteroid            MaxDur             Star                  Vmag
                                                     sec

 

December 2022

 

04   19:26   (303) Josephina    20.7     TYC 1938-01552-1    10.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1204_303_78112.htm

 

06   07:02   (392) Wilhelmina      8.7     TYC 0195-02345-1     7.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1206_392_78126.htm

 

07   02:36   (2759) Idomeneus    3.2     TYC 4745-00016-1    11.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1207_2759_78132.htm

 

07   22:48   (910) Anneliese    3.4     TYC 1800-01269-1    11.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1207_910_78146.htm

 

09   04:09   (1116) Catriona    5.3     UCAC4 703-045104    12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1209_1116_78154.htm

 

09   19:31   (3596) Meriones     5.4     HIP 31748      8.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1209_3596_78160.htm

 

11   01:44  (115) Thyra    12.8     UCAC4 635-009850    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1211_115_78166.htm

 

13   01:40  (1977) Shura    1.42     UCAC4 613-038523    12.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1213_1977_78194.htm

 

13   04:11  (693) Zerbinetta    4.6     UCAC4 488-054581    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1213_693_78196.htm

 

14   04:33  (259) Aletheia    11.4     TYC 1863-01236-1    10.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1214_259_78218.htm

 

14   04:25  (604) Tekmessa    7.0    TYC 1922-00242-1    10.8

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1214_604_78216.htm

 

14   04:33  (604) Tekmessa    7.0    G072946.0+282907    12.4

Last update: 2022 Oct 17
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1214_604_78220.htm

 

14   19:09  (117) Lomia    12.4     TYC 3359-00273-1    10.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1214_117_78228.htm

 

16   16:52  (845) Naema    4.7     TYC 2371-02897-1    10.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1216_845_78244.htm

 

17   00:40  (449) Hamburga      11.4     UCAC4 567-037535    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1217_449_78246.htm

 

17   01:50  (338) Budrosa      4.9     UCAC4 585-017039    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1217_338_78248.htm

 

19   21:55  (552) Sigelinde      5.8     UCAC4 556-033760    12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1219_552_78280.htm

 

20   22:03  (1000) Piazzia     2.9     UCAC4 677-042617    12.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1220_1000_78286.htm

 

21   00:11   (629) Bernardina     3.7     TYC 1913-02265-1     7.6

Last update: 2022 Oct 31
https://asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1221_629_78296.htm

 

21   03:45  (418) Alemannia     3.4     UCAC4 545-024853    11.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1221_418_83768.htm

 

21   17:45  (230) Athamantis     11.9     UCAC4 505-001720    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1221_230_78304.htm

 

21   18:46  (1712) Angola     5.1    TYC 1248-00743-1    11.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1221_1712_78306.htm

 

21   21:13  (303) Josephina     9.9     UCAC4 596-043489    12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1221_303_78308.htm

 

22   03:10  (5337) Aoki     3.3     TYC 1239-00688-1    7.9

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1222_5337_83770.htm

 

23   00:28  (338) Budrosa      5.0     UCAC4 584-016633     13.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1223_338_83772.htm

 

23   17:48  (776) Berbericia     4.6     TYC 6966-01258-1    10.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1223_776_78324.htm

 

23   23:34  (279) Thule     9.7     HIP 20917      7.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1223_279_78328.htm

 

24   05:52  (978) Aidamina     8.8    UCAC4 390-050373    11.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1224_978_78334.htm

 

25   03:57  (906) Repsolda     5.0     UCAC4 637-031690    12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1225_906_78346.htm

 

25   04:15  (225) Henrietta     7.0     TYC 4840-01462-1    11.6

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1225_225_78348.htm

 

25   22:29  (654) Zelinda     11.9     TYC 0236-01589-1    12.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1225_654_78356.htm

 

26   20:14  (54598) Bienor     8.6     UCAC4 670-044659    14.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1226_54598_78364.htm

 

26   22:44  (788) Hohensteina     8.0     UCAC4 467-010552    12.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1226_788_78366.htm

 

27   19:49  (546) Herodias    7.1     UCAC4 680-049069    12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1227_546_78372.htm

 

28   04:19  (175) Andromache    7.2     UCAC4 589-021694    12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1228_175_78374.htm

 

29   04:05  (449) Hamburga     8.8    TYC 1896-00671-1    11.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1229_449_78384.htm

 

30   04:57  (665) Sabine     2.9    UCAC4 607-030821    12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1230_665_78396.htm

 

30   22:45   (212) Medea    22.3     TYC 0264-00685-1     8.7

Last update: 2022 Oct 31
https://asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1230_212_78404.htm

 

31  19:08  (115) Thyra    11.7     UCAC4 617-008307    12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2022_12/1231_115_78408.htm

 

January 2023

 

01   01:13   (65803) Didymos    0.23     HIP 37693     9.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0101_65803_78626.htm

 

01   18:13   (2132) Zhukov    2.5     UCAC4 580-031710    10.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0101_2132_83290.htm

 

01   22:31   (388) Charybdis    23.8     UCAC4 587-008138    12.5

Last update: 2022 Nov 16
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0101_388_79312.htm

 

02   19:34   (906) Repsolda    5.3     TYC 2418-00635-1     8.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0102_906_79326.htm

 

03   23:41   (131) Vala         3.2      UCAC4 488-002214        12.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0103_131_79340.htm

 

04   19:31   (3063) Makhaon       8.0      UCAC4 597-014730        12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0104_3063_79354.htm

 

05   23:09   (65803) Didymos      0.24       TYC 2453-00085-1     11.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0105_65803_83486.htm

 

08   19:07   (217) Eudora       4.6      UCAC4 500-017310        12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0108_217_79390.htm

 

08   19:46   (392) Wilhelmina      5.0      TYC 4832-01100-1        12.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0108_392_79392.htm

 

12   20:19    (994) Otthild     2.1       HIP 45688       3.8

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0112_994_83662.htm

 

12   02:29   (1437) Diomedes      8.0     UCAC4 616-041440       11.8

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0110_1437_79416.htm

 

13   18:22   (505) Cava      11.7     TYC 1924-00126-1       10.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0113_505_79444.htm

 

15   22:12   (112) Iphigenia      4.7     TYC 0629-00283-1       11.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0115_112_79452.htm

 

16   02:33   (117) Lomia      17.0     UCAC4 667-032641       11.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0116_117_79456.htm

 

16   19:21  (738) Alagasta      3.1      TYC 0023-00979-1       11.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0116_738_79462.htm

 

16   22:47  (1614) Goldsmith      4.6      UCAC4 449-003636       11.9

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0116_1614_79464.htm

 

17   01:57  (454) Mathesis      7.2      TYC 1948-01645-1       9.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0117_454_79470.htm

 

17   22:17  (891) Gunhild      4.6      TYC 1959-01282-1       11.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0117_891_79484.htm

 

17   23:24  (727) Nipponia      2.5      TYC 0790-00876-1       10.3

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0117_727_83302.htm

 

18   00:57  (12) Victoria      9.4      TYC 0745-01168-1       12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0118_12_79486.htm

 

21   19:53  (216) Kleopatra     4.0      TYC 0013-01531-1       11.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0121_216_79518.htm
21   19:53  Alexhelios, satellite of (216) Kleopatra     0.28      TYC 0013-01531-1       11.2

Last update: 2022 Dec 04

Path Coordinates Occultation TYC 13-01531-1 by 216 Alexhelios #1 on 2023 Jan 21, at 0 m above MSL

 

21   23:06  (65803) Didymos     0.40      TYC 2451-01892-1       9.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0121_65803_83494.htm

 

22   16:46  (224) Oceana     6.9     UCAC4 608-027143       12.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0122_224_79528.htm

 

22   17:57  (490) Veritas     9.5     G064036.5+103830       11.8

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0122_490_79530.htm

 

23   18:05  (476) Hedwig     4.3     TYC 0609-01153-1       9.7

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0123_476_79556.htm

 

23   19:31  (484) Pittsburghia     2.3     UCAC4 541-044918       12.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0123_484_79558.htm

 

26   01:05  (12) Victoria     11.1     UCAC4 519-025428       12.1

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0126_12_79576.htm

 

28   21:43  (464) Megaira     5.7     UCAC4 578-042307       12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0128_464_79594.htm

 

29   03:59  (1001) Gaussia     7.6    TYC 4916-01034-1       10.0

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0129_1001_79600.htm

 

30   20:03  (588) Achilles     24.2    UCAC4 608-013357       12.5

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0130_588_79616.htm

 

31   22:13  (6) Hebe     15.2    UCAC4 522-045618       12.4

Last update: 2022 Dec 01
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_01/0131_6_79630.htm

 

Detailed path maps, star charts and potential observing sites for these events can be found on 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

February 2023

25   18:08   (1087) Arabis     2.6       HIP 20704        5.0
Last update: 2022 Oct 23
https://asteroidoccultation.com/2023_02/0225_1087_83664.htm

 

27   19:26   (712) Boliviana     12.0     TYC 4869-00208-1     8.8
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_02/0227_712_79904.htm

 

March 2023

06   18:37  (18718) 1998 HJ128     2.2     TYC 0846-00949-1     7.1
Last update: 2022 Jul 25
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_03/0306_18718_83328.htm

 

07   16:55  (1469) Linzia     3.5     G045456.3+083603     8.9
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_03/0307_1469_80020.htm

 

May 2023

21   00:25  (67) Asia     6.4     HIP 76363     8.9
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_05/0521_67_80788.htm

 

July 2023

03   20:18  (859) Bouzareah     5.5     UCAC4 426-057418     9.0
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_07/0703_859_81236.htm

 

September 2023

12   00:53  (598) Octavia     9.4    TYC 0068-00951-1     8.7
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_09/0912_598_81904.htm

 

28   23:52  (222) Lucia     4.0      HIP 3055       8.6
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_09/0928_222_82110.htm

 

October 2023

19   20:48  (595) Polyxena     7.3      HIP 11762      7.1
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_10/1019_595_82310.htm

 

27   00:17  (921) Jovita     4.6      HIP 37584      7.9
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_10/1027_921_82376.htm

 

November 2023

16   00:44  (132) Aethra     3.1      HIP 13252      7.5
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_11/1116_132_82610.htm

 

December 2023

12   01:14  (319) Leona     11.6      HIP 27989      0.5
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_12/1212_319_82912.htm

 

16   20:00  (366) Vincentina    4.0      HIP 113303      8.2
Last update: 2022 Jun 15
https://www.asteroidoccultation.com/2023_12/1212_319_82912.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