NELIOTA Status
932 days since start of observations
111.65 hours of lunar observations
87.89 TB of lunar images
82 NEO lunar impact events
NELIOTA impact flashes

Location of the impact flashes detected so far by NELIOTA.

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Detected NEO Lunar Impact Event

ID: 20171212_024808
Moon Position (Topocentric)
Airmass: 1.92
Altitude (deg): 31.2
Azimuth (deg): 239.5
Event Data
UT Date (DD/MM/YYYY): 12/12/2017
UT Time: 02:48:08.410
R (mag): 10.5 ± 0.2
I (mag): 9.0 ± 0.1
Lunar Long (deg): 74.0
Lunar Lat (deg): 9.0
Duration (sec): 0.066
Additional Information
Number of Cameras: 2
Finderchart (I)
Flash in R Flash in I
Media Size: 96 MB

Comments: The detection in R is faint due to bad seeing. 2 days before Geminids maximum