Automated Photoelectric Telescopes



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Automated Photoelectric Telescopes

The Fairborn Observatory, home of the Four College APT, has been moved to an new site located in the Palagonia Mountains of AZ (Lat: +31 23 12; Long: -110 41 41). The 0.8-m automated photoelectric telescope is operated by the Four College Consortium(FCC) consisting of The College of Charleston, The Citadel, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, and Villanova University, the FCC-APT is supported by NSF grant AST95-28506. The 0.8M APT is equipped with UBVRI wide-band filters as well as uvby, H and H narrow- and wide-band interference filters.



Astronomy
Fri Nov 8 13:37:39 EST 1996