NELIOTA Status
622 days since start of observations
82.38 hours of lunar observations
64.85 TB of lunar images
55 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, in press (arXiv:1809.00495)

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