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Re: Asteroid 2421 Nininger Occultation

At 05:38 PM 12/31/97 GMT, you wrote:
>Asteroid 2421 Nininger is expected to occult a 6.9 magnitude star on
>Jan 17, 1998.  History buffs will recognize the name of this asteroid as
>belonging to Harvey Nininger, a well-known meteorite collector and someone
>who spent most of his life promoting meteorites to the general public.
>Ron Baalke
I checked it out in a CD-star-catalogue and found the star SAO 77237 (mag
7.13, spec B5) being occulted by asteroid 2421 Nininger (mag. 15.9) around 4

Can anyone confirm??????????
Patrick Helminger