oa MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - The occultation of Saturn on 1945 February 21
|Article Title||The occultation of Saturn on 1945 February 21|
|© Publisher:||Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)|
|Journal||MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Jan 1945|
|Pages||35 - 37|
|Keyword(s)||Astrograhics, Cape Siderial Time, Constellation, Equinox, Jupiter's satellites, Orion the Hunter, Saturn, Sign of Aries and Titan|
The occultation of Saturn on February 21 was not at all easy to time. The seeing was variable and at times very bad, while the observations were rendered even more difficult by the fact that the Moon was past the First Quarter and the field was consequently very bright.
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