An occultation is when a solar system body blocks the view of a star other than the Sun.
International Occultation Timing Association (IOTA)
Provides predictions for grazing occultations of stars by the Moon and predictions for occultations of stars by asteroids and planets, information on observing equipment and techniques, and reports to the members of observations made.
A Memorable Occultation
Dave Scherping of the Prairie Astronomy Club relates his experience.
Last update:June 30, 2014 at 8:45:05 UTC