Best Worldwide Asteroid Occultation Events for 2016

Steve’s Pick

 

These events all have excellent path certainty and reasonably bright stars. 

 

 

2016 Jan  7:  (407) Arachne / TYC 0831-01004-1 (m9.8)
              0.23 pw uncertainty
              N Russia, Scandinavia, Great Britain

 

2016 Jan 14:  (88) Thisbe / TYC 1368-01896-1 (m10.9)
              0.11 pw uncertainty
              Japan, Russia, Europe

 

2016 Jan 17:  (41) Daphne / TYC 0075-00715-1 (m9.7)
              0.15 pw uncertainty
              Arabia, N Africa, Europe

 

2016 Jan 22:  (115) Thyra / TYC 1398-00392-1 (m9.0)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              USA, NW Mexico

 

2016 Feb  6:  (150) Nuwa / TYC 1353-01268-1 (m10.9)
              0.21 pw uncertainty
              Africa, USA

 

2016 Feb 29:  (404) Arsinoe / TYC 5633-00506-1 (m10.9)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              New Zealand, E Australia

 

2016 Mar  6:  (27) Euterpe / TYC 1877-00294-1 (m10.9)
              0.15 pw uncertainty
              USA

 

2016 Mar 22:  (747) Winchester / 2UCAC 37852909 (m11.1)
              0.13 pw uncertainty
              Japan

 

2016 Mar 31:  (29) Amphitrite / TYC 1798-00097-1 (m9.6)
              0.19 pw uncertainty
              SE Canada, NE USA

 

2016 Apr  8:  (27) Euterpe / TYC 1895-00926-1 (m10.2)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              USA

 

2016 Apr 30:  (247) Eukrate / TYC 2481-00440-1 (m11.1)
              0.24 pw uncertainty
              Canada,USA

2016 Jun 25:  (354) Eleonora / HIP 89757 (m7.9)
              0.16 pw uncertainty
              Caribbean, Venezuela, Colombia, Central America

2016 Jul 20:  (11) Parthenope / TYC 0011-00773-1 (m10.7)
              0.26 pw uncertainty
              N Australia

2016 Aug  5:  (511) Davida / TYC 5597-01223-1 (m11.0)
              0.17 pw uncertainty
              E Australia

 

2016 Aug  6:  (120) Lachesis / HIP 84734 (m7.1)
              0.25 pw uncertainty
              New Guinea, E Australia

2016 Aug 14:  (511) Davida / TYC 5601-00595-1 (m9.5)
              0.21 pw uncertainty
              Indonesia, India, SW Asia

2016 Aug 20:  (164) Eva / HIP 64792 (m5.3)
              0.21 pw uncertainty
              NE Brazil

2016 Aug 27:  (85) Io / TYC 0517-00165-1 (m7.5)
              0.11 pw uncertainty
              Canada, USA, Mexico

 

2016 Sep  3:  (51) Nemausa / HIP 8524 (m7.6)
              0.14 pw uncertainty
              Canada, USA, Mexico

 

2016 Sep 14:  (372) Palma / TYC 5223-00545-1 (m10.3)
              0.21 pw uncertainty
              Canada, USA, Mexico

 

2016 Oct  5:  (451) Patientia / TYC 6978-00853-1 (m9.7)
              0.19 pw uncertainty
              S USA, Mexico

 

2016 Oct 12:  (9) Metis / HIP 45826 (m7.4)
              0.08 pw uncertainty
              SW Asia, S Europe

2016 Oct 13:  (268) Adorea / HIP 49669 (Regulus) (m1.4)
              0.16 pw uncertainty
              New Guinea

2016 Oct 16:  (7) Iris / HIP 83684 (m6.3)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Chile

2016 Nov  8:  (22) Kalliope / TYC 1906-01539-1 (m9.9)
              0.20 pw uncertainty
              Europe, N Africa

 

2016 Nov 14:  (102) Miriam / TYC 1302-00995-1 (m9.9)
              0.24 pw uncertainty
              Europe, Caribbean, Central America

2016 Nov 21:  (360) Carlova / TYC 0717-02630-1 (m8.8)
              0.23 pw uncertainty
              India, Arabia, Africa

2016 Dec 14:  (11) Parthenope / HIP 1900 (m7.4)
              0.13 pw uncertainty
              Brazil, Bolivia, Chile

2016 Dec 17:  (444) Gyptis / TYC 0033-00648-1 (m10.0)
              0.16 pw uncertainty
              Russia, S Europe, N Africa

 

2016 Dec 24:  (22) Kalliope / TYC 2430-01124-1 (m9.2)
              0.13 pw uncertainty
              India, SW Asia, Europe

 

2016 Dec 26:  (409) Aspasia / TYC 5525-00869-1 (m9.6)
              0.22 pw uncertainty
              Japan, E Russia

 

 

Last Updated: 2015 Apr 21