Best Worldwide Asteroid Occultation Events for 2015

Steve’s Pick

 

These events all have good path certainty (90% or better chance of seeing the event from the centerline) and reasonably bright stars.

 

2015 Jan 12:  (94) Aurora / TYC 2444-00566-1 (m10.6)
              0.13 pw uncertainty
              Europe, N Canada

2015 Jan 17:  (337) Devosa / TYC 2483-00099-1 (m11.1)
              0.34 pw uncertainty
              Europe, Canada, NW USA

2015 Jan 29:  (804) Hispania / TYC 1425-00214-1 (m10.4)
              0.33 pw uncertainty
              China, Russia, Europe

2015 Feb 01:  (23) Thalia / TYC 1822-00986-1 (m10.0)
              0.23 pw uncertainty
              Russia, Europe

2015 Feb 27:  (154) Bertha / HIP 82606 (m8.8)
              0.32 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Colombia, Central America

2015 Mar 11:  (81) Terpsichore / TYC 2405-00173-1 (m10.6)
              0.26 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico

2015 Mar 12:  (216) Kleopatra / HIP 54599 (m8.1)
              0.25 pw uncertainty
              Arabia, Europe

2015 Mar 20:  (238) Hypatia / TYC 0735-01061-1 (m10.2)
              0.33 pw uncertainty
              Russia, Europe, N Africa

2015 Mar 28:  (10) Hygiea / TYC 1878-01265-1 (m10.5)
              0.16 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Bolivia, Peru

2015 Apr 04:  (194) Prokne / TYC 0371-00450-1 (m10.7)
              0.22 pw uncertainty
              Canada, USA, Mexico

2015 Apr 14:  (2) Pallas / TYC 1558-01453-1 (m8.6)
              0.08 pw uncertainty
              Hawaii, Cook Islands

2015 May 28:  (121) Hermione / HIP 7281 (m8.3)
              0.23 pw uncertainty
              Mexico

2015 Jun 10:  (424) Gratia / HIP 113531 (m6.1)
              0.30 pw uncertainty
              NE Australia

2015 Jun 26:  (187) Lamberta / HIP 7069 (m8.4)
              0.26 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Peru

2015 Jul 25:  (49) Pales / HIP 14649 (m6.6)
              0.19 pw uncertainty
              Mexico

2015 Aug 05:  (747) Winchester / TYC 066-00127-1 (m10.1)
              0.18 pw uncertainty
              SE Asia, India, Arabia

2015 Aug 07:  (65) Cybele / TYC 5794-01047-1 (m8.9)
              0.18 pw uncertainty
              SE Australia

2015 Aug 14:  (105) Artemis / HIP 22212 (m8.0)
              0.28 pw uncertainty
              Mexico

2015 Aug 20:  (39) Laetitia / TYC 0648-00668-1 (m9.7)
              0.17 pw uncertainty
              Bolivia, Peru

2015 Aug 28:  (16) Psyche / HIP 22850 (m6.4)
              0.09 pw uncertainty
              Bolivia, Peru

2015 Sep 03:  (112) Iphigenia / HIP 32246 (m3.0)
              0.31 pw uncertainty
              Caribbean, Mexico

2015 Sep 04:  (409) Aspasia / TYC 1846-02126-1 (m10.9)
              0.27 pw uncertainty
              USA

2015 Sep 09:  (192) Nausikaa / TYC 1807-02014-1 (m10.0)
              0.19 pw uncertainty
              E Canada, E USA

2015 Sep 20:  (247) Eukrate / TYC 3381-01165-1 (m10.7)
              0.23 pw uncertainty
              Europe, N Africa

2015 Oct 02:  (22) Kalliope / HIP 115107 (m8.2)
              0.14 pw uncertainty
              S Africa, Argentina, Chile

2015 Oct 03:  (106) Dione / HIP 12740 (m8.4)
              0.18 pw uncertainty
              E Russia, China

2015 Oct 05:  (27) Euterpe / HIP 28806 (m9.7)
              0.21 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Bolivia, Peru

2015 Oct 07:  (36) Atalante / HIP 39267 (m8.2)
              0.27 pw uncertainty
              Japan, China, SE Asia

2015 Oct 11:  (2) Pallas / TYC 0993-01221-1 (m9.3)
              0.16 pw uncertainty
              Peru, Ecuador, Galapagos Is

2015 Nov 11:  (29) Amphitrite / TYC 1198-00160-1 (m9.9)
              0.14 pw uncertainty
              USA, Mexico    (small mag drop)

2015 Dec 06:  (63) Ausonia / TYC 2420-00011-1 (m9.4)
              0.27 pw uncertainty
              China, Russia, Scandanavia, E Canada, E USA

2015 Dec 13:  (27) Euterpe / TYC 1878-01081-1 (m10.1)
              0.22 pw uncertainty
              Japan, China, Russia, Europe

2015 Dec 24:  (747) Winchester / 2UCAC 31107013 (m11.5)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Central America, Mexico, USA

2015 Dec 31:  (654) Zelinda / TYC 0229-02234-1 (m10.3)
              0.17 pw uncertainty
              Japan, Indonesia

 

Last Updated: 2014 Apr 13