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HD 93993 occultation

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About this observation
Observer
Steve Knight
Time of observation
03/05/2020 - 23:02
Object
HD 93993
Observing location
Banbury
Equipment
Skywatcher 300mm f5 Newtonian
ASI174MM camera
742nm filter
Exposure
34.5ms, gain 279

Two sequential frames from video.  The interesting thing (for me) was that I was talking to Mel Gigg as he was also observing the occultation.  Mel is 22km from me so HD 93993 vanished for me a few seconds before it did for him.  HD 93993 is a magnitude 6.8 double star in Leo.

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