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Dillon Brout, 12/22/2016 01:19 PM


20161222

Nightly Observing Plan for MJD 57745 (starting evening of Dec 22, 2016)

Full night

Observers

  • Dillon Brout (Obs 1)
  • Kathy Vivas (Run Manager, Obs 2)

CTIO Staff

  • Hernán Tirado - Obs. Support
  • Alberto Alvarez - Operator
  • Staff calendar

Almanac


mjd 57745, date 20161222, Site CTIO, UT-offset 3 hr
Current local time 14:54 CLST     UT 17:54     SidTim 19:19
Sunset     20:53 CLST  23:53 UT   SidTim   19 deg  
Eve. -10   21:34 CLST  00:34 UT   SidTim   30 deg  Zeropoint; standards
Eve. -14   21:57 CLST  00:57 UT   SidTim   35 deg  Begin obstac
Eve. -18   22:21 CLST  01:21 UT   SidTim   42 deg  Last chance standards
Midpoint   01:42 CLST  04:42 UT   SidTim   92 deg  
Moonrise   03:01 CLST  06:01 UT   SidTim  112 deg  
Morn -18   05:03 CLST  08:03 UT   SidTim  142 deg  Begin astronomical twilight
Morn Std   05:27 CLST  08:27 UT   SidTim  148 deg  End obstac; begin standards
Morn -10   05:50 CLST  08:50 UT   SidTim  154 deg  
Sunrise    06:31 CLST  09:31 UT   SidTim  164 deg  
Moon position (deg): RA 205.4, Dec -5.7 Phase: 0.385

Weather Conditions

Observing Plan and Goals for the Night

  • Evening standards (using calspec):

UT Date = '2016/12/23 00:34'     Local time = 21:34
MaxVis                ra 06:30:00  dec -58:45:00  secz 1.7
SDSSJ2300-0000        ra 23:00:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.6
SDSSJ0200-0000        ra 02:00:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.2

  • Obstac (Mostly wide field)
  • Morning standards (using calspec):

UT Date = '2016/12/23 08:27'     Local time = 05:27
E6-A                  ra 14:45:33  dec -45:15:34  secz 1.9
SDSSJ1227-0000        ra 12:27:00  dec +00:00:00  secz 1.5
SDSSJ0958-0010        ra 09:58:00  dec -00:10:00  secz 1.2

4pm meeting Notes

Delay in SN processing. Will apply data gui once at 4pm meeting and again before observing to catch the processing that is lagging.