NELIOTA Status
810 days since start of observations
95.01 hours of lunar observations
74.79 TB of lunar images
58 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: 20190209_181700
Moon Position (Topocentric)
Airmass: 2.59
Altitude (deg): 22.6
Azimuth (deg): 251.4
Event Data
UT Date (DD/MM/YYYY): 09/02/2019
UT Time: 18:17:00.010
R (mag): 10.4 ± 0.3
I (mag): 9.8 ± 0.1
Lunar Long (deg): -93.3
Lunar Lat (deg): -21.6
Duration (sec): 0.067
Additional Information
Number of Cameras: 2
Finderchart (I)
Flash in R Flash in I
Media Size: 100 MB

Comments: The detection in R band is marginal. Very slow I brightness drop. Cross checked with possible field stars.