COO/Palomar Observatory

Cover Sheet - Semester 2017A

Oschin Telescope

Instructions: Fill in the required information. When finished, save the form on your computer as a pdf document to be merged with the discussion section of your proposal.
Principal Investigator -

E-mail - Office phone -

Program Title

Abstract of Program Abstract must fit within the space provided. Unformatted text only

Note: The summary may be used for Educational Outreach purposes.

Status Priority Linked to Keck
Linked to 200-in Linked to 60-inch Thesis Project¹
Date-Specific¹ New/Continuing Project²
¹Provide full details in the discussion section.
²For a new project, include in the discussion section an estimate of the total observing time needed for completion. For a continuation of an existing project, give a review of its status and an estimate of the observing time needed for completion.

Collaborators (Names and e-mail addresses)

Oschin Telescope Telescope Request

The Oschin Telescope is operated as a service-observing instrument, with individual observations obtained according to scheduling queues establshed by the telescope manager to achieve maximum efficiency. Principal Investigators are not at the telescope during observing.
  1. The Oschin Telescope is used for direct CCD imaging.
  2. In the spaces below, enter the on-target observing time, in hours, requested. Do not include target acquisition time, time for calibrations or other overhead functions.
  3. As a rough guide, 4.5 hours of on-target observing time is equivalent to one night.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
01 Feb - 04 Feb 05 Feb - 05 Mar 06 Mar - 03 Apr 04 Apr - 02 May 03 May - 01 Jun 02 Jun - 02 Jul 03 Jul - 31 Jul
09:00 09:15-11:00 11:00-13:00 13:00-15:00 15:00-17:00 17:00-19:00 19:00-20:50
hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs

Semester 2017A Palomar Cover Sheet Oschin Telescope
Last updated: 25 July 2016 - RJB/AFB