Eurybates Occultation 2020-11-01

The interactive map below shows our current prediction for the stellar occulation by (3548) Eurybates on 2020 November 1 UT. The prediction is based on a Gaia DR2 position for the star and the v20190110191410 orbit estimate for Eurybates.

Geocentric mid-time of the event is 20:03:14 UT. Star position is RA 01:06:01.5, Dec +02:51:34 (J2000), and its magnitude is 12.05. Eurybates is moving at 14 km/s with respect to the star and its diameter is estimated to be 72 km, so central chords are expected to last 5.1 seconds.

Updated: Jan 10, 2019