Polymele Occultation 2020-09-24

The interactive map below shows our current prediction for the stellar occulation by (15094) Polymele on 2020 September 24 UT. The prediction is based on a Gaia DR2 position for the star and the v20181128215753 orbit estimate for Polymele.

Geocentric mid-time of the event is 03:03:15 UT. Star position is RA 01:44:31.3, Dec +01:53:22 (J2000), and its magnitude is 11.29. Polymele is moving at 14 km/s with respect to the star and its diameter is estimated to be 21 km, so central chords are expected to last 1.5 seconds.

Updated: Dec 06, 2018