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h2. Nightly Observing Plan for MJD 57344 (starting evening of Nov 17, 2015)

DES (2012B-0001)

Observers
  • Jelena Aleksic (Observer 1)
  • Dillon Brout (Observer 2)
  • Elisabeth Krause (Run Manager)

CTIO Staff
  • Manuel Hernandez - Obs, Support
  • Carlos Corco - 4M Floater Operator
  • Claudio Aguilera - Operator
  • Staff calendar

Almanac
mjd 57344, date 20151117, Site CTIO, UT-offset 3 hr
Current local time 19:32 CLST     UT 22:32     SidTim 21:36
Sunset     20:26 CLST  23:26 UT   SidTim  338 deg  
Eve. -10   21:05 CLST  00:05 UT   SidTim  347 deg  Zeropoint; standards
Eve. -14   21:26 CLST  00:26 UT   SidTim  352 deg  Begin obstac
Eve. -18   21:49 CLST  00:49 UT   SidTim  358 deg  Last chance standards
Moonset    01:19 CLST  04:19 UT   SidTim   51 deg  
Midpoint   01:28 CLST  04:28 UT   SidTim   53 deg  
Morn -18   05:07 CLST  08:07 UT   SidTim  108 deg  Begin astronomical twilight
Morn Std   05:29 CLST  08:29 UT   SidTim  113 deg  End obstac; begin standards
Morn -10   05:51 CLST  08:51 UT   SidTim  118 deg  
Sunrise    06:30 CLST  09:30 UT   SidTim  128 deg  
Moon position (deg): RA 312.3, Dec -13.1 Phase: 0.429

Weather Conditions

Observing Plan and Goals for the Night

  • evening standards
    UT Date = '2015/11/18 00:05'     Local time = 21:05
    C26202/HST            ra 03:32:30  dec -27:46:05  secz 1.8
    SDSSJ0200-0000        ra 02:00:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.6
    SDSSJ2300-0000        ra 23:00:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.2
    
  • Obstac.
  • morning standards (if clear) [grizY ordered scripts]
    UT Date = '2015/11/18 08:29'     Local time = 05:29
    SDSSJ1048-0000        ra 10:48:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.7
    SDSSJ0958-0010        ra 09:58:00  dec -00:10:00  secz 1.4
    SDSSJ0843-0000        ra 08:43:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.2
    

Useful links

Nightsum | CTIO Night Report | DECam Logbook
Tololo Environmental Web Page | Detailed hourly forecast | Satelite maps

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