COO/Palomar Observatory

Cover Sheet - Semester 2013B

60-inch 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

Summary of Program (Maxmimum 100 words)

Institution Status¹ Priority Linked to Keck¹
Linked to 200-in¹ Linked to Oschin¹ Thesis Project Date-Specific²
¹Caltech observers only
²Provide full details in the discussion section

Collaborators (Names and e-mail addresses)

60-inch Telescope Telescope Request

The 60-inch 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. Available instruments: CCD Camera and Robo-AO (Private Instrument; shared-risk). Other instruments must be fully described in the proposal discussion.
  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.
Inst 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
01 Aug 17 Aug 15 Sep 14 Oct 12 Nov 11 Dec 10 Jan
16 Aug 14 Sep 13 Oct 11 Nov 10 Dec 09 Jan 31 Jan
CCD Cam hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs
Robo-AO hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs
Other hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs hrs

Semester 2013B Palomar Cover Sheet 60-in
Last updated: 09 January 2013 - RJB