n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - Letters
|© Publisher:||Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)|
|Journal||MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Feb 2005|
|Pages||1 - 2|
Extracted from text ... 1 mnassa Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of Southern Africa Vol 64 Nos 1 & 2 February 2005 letters mnassa vol 64 nos 1 & 2 february 2005 Occultations and time signals for amateur astronomy Brian Fraser, Director of the Occultation Section, writes: There is now an initiative to get more amateur astronomers involved in observing occultations. To observe an occultation you need to have three pieces of information. Firstly, you need to know your geographical position very accurately - to better than 10 meters. This includes the altitude of your observing site. With the use of a ..
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