Near Earth Asteroid 2009DO111
Video taken on 3/19 3.0 Mb
center of frame about RA 11H56M 14S
Dec +39D 16M 16S
5 frame running average using Registax.
Video taken on 3/20 8.2 Mb
center of frame about RA 03H 58M 35S
Dec +76D 29M 42S
7 frame running average using Registax. Double speed and saved as .wmv using Windows Movie maker.
The focus could have been better I think and at the beginning of the movie the asteroid is just barely visible if at all.
Notice the the varying brightness from the rotation. Period looked to be a bit under 1 minute. Photometry was done and the rotation peroid was determined to be just under 3 minutes. http://britastro.org/baa/content/view/393/2/
Short AVI (~14 frame) taken on 3/20 8.6 Mb
Not registered or averaged, same coordinates as above.
chart for avi below
So, where was it early on the 20th UT? It took me nearly 2 hours to hunt it down with a ~14 arc minute field. I may have unknowingly found it sooner but during it's rotation it was not really visible at times so might have overlooked it. BMP image is here.