OCCULTATIONS

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Moon Occults Beta Capricorni - Chicago - 2014 SEP 06

Preview of the Moon occulting the magnitude +3.1 star as seen from Chicago’s Adler Planetarium during the early morning of 2014 SEP 06


Moon Occults Saturn - Besselian Elements - 2014 AUG 04

Besselian elements derived from Solex positions & presented in format of Jean Meeus for input into occultation software - Also view of Earth & Moon as seen from the planet


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Moon Occults Saturn - Besselian Elements - 2014 AUG 31

Besselian elements derived from Solex positions & presented in format of Jean Meeus for input into occultation software - Also view of Earth & Moon as seen from the star


Moon Occults Saturn - Sydney - 2014 AUG 04

Preview of the Moon occulting the magnitude +0.6 planet as seen from Sydney, Australia during the evening of 2014 AUG 04


Moon Occults Beta Capricorni - Besselian Elements - 2014 SEP 06

Besselian elements derived from Solex & Simbad positions & presented in format of Jean Meeus for input into occultation software - Also view of Earth & Moon as seen from the star


Moon Occults Beta Capricorni - Graze Map - 2014 SEP 06

Graze map of North America and Pacific Ocean for lunar occultation of magnitude +3.1 star Full occultation between the two graze paths


Moon Occults Saturn - Chicago - 2014 AUG 31

Preview of the Moon occulting the magnitude +0.6 planet as seen from Chicago’s Adler Planetarium during midday on 2014 AUG 31


Moon Occults Saturn - Graze Map - 2014 AUG 31

Graze map of the Americas and North Africa for lunar occultation of magnitude +0.6 planet Full occultation between the two graze paths


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Moon Occults Saturn - Graze Map - 2014 AUG 04

Graze map of Australia and New Zealand for the lunar occultation of the magnitude +0.6 planet Full occultation between the two graze paths