BREIT IDEAS Observatory

 

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Astronomy

Asteroid Occultations

Lunar Occultations

 

 

BREIT IDEAS Observatory

Contents

        Observing

        Current Projects

        Favorite Links

      Contact Information

     

 

Observing

Equipment

Meade 12” LX200 “Classic” Portable Telescope

McAfee Video Time Inserter w/ 8ch Ashtek G8 GPS

LCL-Watec 802h CCD Video Camera

9” ac/dc TV/VCR Combo

SBIG ST7 ( non-“e” )

Mogg f/3 Focal Reducer

Location

BREIT IDEAS Observatory is currently fully mobile from Martinez CA.

 

BREIT IDEAS  Observatory
  38  01.0443 N   38°  1'  2.70" N    38.02 N  (WGS84)
 122  08.4178 W  122°  8' 25.06" W  -122.14 W  (WGS84)
 +14m (Mean Sea Level)

 

Software Used

WinOCCULT 3.1.5 by Dave Herald

HNSKY 2.3 by Han Kleijn

VisualGPS 3.33

 

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Current Projects

        Lunar Occultations

        Asteroid Occultations

        Misc. Astronomical Endeavors

 

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Favorite Links

IOTA – International Occultation Timing Association – Main Index
IOTA’s Official website
IOTA Observing Manual

David Dunham Mid Atlantic Occultations - plans and updates

N. America Occultation Predictions – Updated by Steve Preston

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Contact Information

E-mail address

Derek C Breit can be reached at

breit_ideas@hotmail.com

Web address

Visit the BREIT IDEAS Observatory website

http://www.poyntsource.com/BREIT_IDEAS/index.htm

 

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