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Old 05-21-2012, 06:04 PM   #20 (permalink)
canary52
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Originally Posted by bojibridge View Post
Mern, we were observing at Kitt Peak National Observatory, so at around 6800 ft, and the weather at nights was maybe low 70s. We were observing with a giant 4-meter diameter telescope. It is in a giant dome, and we sat in the control room and pushed buttons. It's all done via computer scripts. Maybe I'll post a couple pictures after work. It was my first observing run, and it went very well.
Joanna, this sounds so cool.
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