The 2003.5 Observing Campaign: IR Observing Report

Patricia Whitelock reports:
eta CARINAE                                                                    
      P. A. Whitelock, F. Marang, and L. Crause, South African                  
 Astronomical Observatory, report that observations show that the               
 anticipated fading of eta Car (cf. IAUC 8154) at infrared wavelengths          
 (JHKL) started between June 19 (L) and June 24 (J).  Following the             
 discussion of Feast et al. (2001, M.N.R.A.S. 322, 741) infrared minimum        
 can be expected around July 13.                                                

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