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SV Notes for MJD 56538 (starting evening of Sept 2, 2013)

Observers

Observer 1 Observer 2 Run Manager SISPI Expert on Call Eyeball Squad QR
Elliott Kron [Kent] Honscheid Andreas/March Neilsen

DECam Configuration and Setup

SISPI Configuration File DES.ini
DECam constants DECAM:CURRENT
Proposal ID 2012B-0001
Image Processing (Calibration) NCSA
Image Processing (First Cut) NCSA

Almanac

Evening twilight ends 19:47, morning twilight begins

Moonrise at 05:31 local time, phase 0.16

Weather Conditions

*Tololo Weather Links Variable cloudiness at sunset

Observing Plan and Goals for the Night

Afternoon:
  1. Install new ObsTac
  2. Standard bias and dome flat sequence during afternoon
  3. Dome open for temperature equilibration at earliest appropriate time,
Prioritization for tonight's observations:
  1. Standard stars if photometric
  2. ObsTac DES survey and SN fields.
  3. Monitor pointing and offseting behavior during SN observations.
  4. Morning standards, if photometric

Notes from the 4PM Meeting and Additional Comments