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Lunar Graze Occultation of 81 Tauri

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Observer
Tim Haymes
Time of observation
07/02/2017 - 19:15
Object
Moon
Observing location
South Leigh, Oxfordshire
Equipment
20cm F/4
WAT-910HX/RC
Sony DV recorder
GPSBOXSPRITE UT overlay
2 x Barlow
Exposure
25 fps at field level
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The aim was to maximise the number of graze contacts by careful selection of the observing site to about 50m on the ground. 81-Tauri is listed in the BAAH 2017, and was a short drive away for me (1 hr). It turned out to be a very nice event, and the cloud kept away. Video can saturate very easily in poor conditions, so I was please that sky was clear enough. The video can be seen on YouTube  https://youtu.be/SsZkFPbXZIc

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