NELIOTA Status
935 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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Publications

Refereed Publications

  1. NELIOTA: First temperature measurement of lunar impact flashes, A.Z. Bonanos, C. Avdellidou, A. Liakos, E.M. Xilouris, A. Dapergolas, D. Koschny, I. Bellas-Velidis, P. Boumis, V. Charmandaris, A. Fytsilis, A. Maroussis 2018, A&A, 612, 76

  2. NELIOTA: The wide-field, high-cadence lunar monitoring system at the prime focus of the Kryoneri telescope, E.M. Xilouris, A.Z. Bonanos, I. Bellas-Vellidis, P. Boumis, A. Dapergolas, A. Maroussis, A. Liakos, I. Alikakos, V. Charmandaris, G. Dimou, A. Fytsilis, M. Kelley, D. Koschny, V. Navarro, K. Tsiganis, K. Tsinganos 2018, A&A, 619, 141

Conference Proceedings

  1. NELIOTA: ESA's new NEO lunar impact monitoring project with the 1.2m telescope at the National Observatory of Athens, A. Bonanos, A. Liakos, M. Xilouris, P. Boumis, I. Bellas-Velidis, A. Marousis, A. Dapergolas, A. Fytsilis, A. Noutsopoulos, V. Charmandaris, K. Tsiganis, K. Tsinganos, S. Els, D. Koschny, T. Lock, V. Navarro 2016, Proceedings of the SPIE, Vol. 9911, id. 991122, p. 9

  2. NELIOTA: ESA's new NEO lunar impact monitoring project with the 1.2m telescope at the National Observatory of Athens, A.Z. Bonanos, M. Xilouris, P. Boumis, I. Bellas-Velidis, A. Maroussis, A. Dapergolas, A. Fytsilis, V. Charmandaris, K. Tsiganis, K. Tsinganos 2016, Asteroids: New Observations, New Models, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, IAU Symposium, Volume 318, pp. 327-329

  3. NELIOTA Lunar Impact Flash Detection and Event Validation, A. Liakos, A. Bonanos, E. Xilouris, I. Bellas-Velidis, P. Boumis, V. Charmandaris, A. Dapergolas, A. Fytsilis, A. Maroussis, D. Koschny, R. Moissl, V. Navarro 2019, Proceedings of the "ESA NEO and Debris Detection Conference - Exploiting Synergies"