Moss Observatory Logo

Ouka Obs

IAU 185

 
The Oukaïmeden Observatory (J43) is located
in the Atlas mountains (Morocco) at an elevation of 2750m

A remote 0.50m telescope is in operation since October 2011.
A team of international amateur astronomers are conducting a survey of
small solar system bodies in the course of the "Morocco Oukaïmeden Sky Survey" (MOSS).
 
Discoveries at J43 - MOSS (04.07.2015)
 
Comets4
281P / MOSS
C/2013 V5 (Oukaimeden)
C/2012 CH17 (MOSS)
P/2011 W2 (RINNER)
 
NEO3
2013 YL2
2012 RM2
2011 VP12
 
Minor Planets
Designations found2184
Named objects0
Numbered objects0
Rediscoveries403
 
Worldwide MPC Rank50
Link to Minor Planet Discovery Sites
 
MOSS
 
18.07.2015 - Info about EWASS 2015 
 Benkhaldoun Zouhair, gives a Talk at EWASS 2015, held at TENERIFE from 23 to 27 Jun 2015 and gives somme updates from MOSS project See ppt presentation here  
 
18.01.2015 - First Oukaimeden asteroids numbered 
 On 2015 January 14 the Minor Planet Center has numbered the first asteroids discovered by MOSS team: (420478)2012 EQ1, (421365)2013 TE129 and (421400)2013 VD14. The last two of them are Jupiter Trojans. 
 
07.11.2014 - Michel Ory take about MOSS on the RCE in Paris 
 Find Michel Ory on a conference about the first results with MOSS Project on the "Rencontres du ciel et de l'espace 2014". The appointment is at 14h30, Sunday the 9th November 2014 on the room 2 at the Cite des sciences et de l'industrie in Paris. 
 

Number of visitors connected on Moss Observatory since November 2012
Counter picture
 
Partager cette page
Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional
© 2013-15 Société jurassienne d'astronomie (SJA)
Last update: 03.08.2015 - Webmaster