PartnerObserving Log for 2007 June 12/13

Observers: V. Burwitz, D. Thompson
Telescope Operator: A. Ceranski
Instrument: LBC-Blue

02:38 Sunset

02:47 Dome Opened CCD camera Started after LNO2 refill Wind Calm, Clear above, dissapearing patchy clouds to E and W.

025916 SkyflatTestR [17K]

Skyflat info will be filled in in the morning as still on paper!!

04:09 End of Astronomical Evening Twighlight

033515 M81extrafoc2 1722 -315 3164 636 751 1000 did not accept
033748 M81extrafoc 1005 566 2159 733 586 879 did not accept but applied z11+1000 by hand
034029 M81extrafoc 2984 0 0 0 0 0 accepted
034239 M81extrafoc -55 1242 1279 -1566 545 616 accepted

03:45 outside T =7.6 DegC Mirror T =10.5 DegC

034552 M81extrafoc -408 -722 -1816 1373 245 322 accepted
034844 M81extrafoc -743 227 -359 -615 -277 539 accepted
035104 M81extrafoc -942 -331 -157 66 32 -27 accepted

03:54 started KochanekM81BV airmass 1.532

035427 B 1.0 arcsec seeing
036507 B 0.9
8 B 1.1

041327 M81extrafoc -1768 -235 242 259 -5 -108 accepted

04:16 started KochanekM81V airmass 1.596

041720 V
041859 V
042041 V seeing 0.85 airmass = 1.6
042221 V

04:26 goto N5024_shortUV

043129 Vfastextra -95 -112 328 552 90 -540 accepted
043417 Vfastextra 11 -70 193 150 -223 -201 accepted

04:36 started N5024_shortUV

043809 N5024_shortUV exp =100s airm =1.103 seeing = 1.0 V
044028 N5024_shortUV exp =100s airm =1.108 seeing = 1.0 V
044247 N5024_shortUV exp =100s airm =1.114 seeing = 1.0 V

044507 N5024_shortUV exp = 60s airm =1.114 seeing = 0.85 SDT_Uspec
044757 N5024_shortUV exp = 60s airm =1.114 seeing = 0.85 V
044936 N5024_shortUV exp = 60s airm =1.114 seeing = 0.80 V
045116 N5024_shortUV exp = 60s airm =1.114 seeing = 0.70 V

04:56 started N5024_deepUV

045648 N5024_deepUV exp = 500s airm =1.139 seeing = 0.85 SDT_Uspec
050601 N5024_deepUV exp = 300s airm =1.158 seeing = 0.80 V
051204 N5024_deepUV exp = 500s airm =1.171 seeing = 0.88 SDT_Uspec
051204 N5024_deepUV exp = 300s airm =1.196 seeing = 0.85 V

05:36 moved to M91shortR_F1

Focusing

Mirror T =9.2 DegC Ambient T = 8.3 DegC

054156 Vfastextra -2751 0 0 0 0 0 accepted
054455 Vfastextra -37 -751 606 468 -472 -283 accepted
054817 Vfastextra 121 -461 -3 46 -153 -92 accepted

PartnerObserving M92_shortR_F1

055249 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 60s airm =1.055 seeing = 0.?? r-sloan
055430 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 10s airm =1.053 seeing = 0.88 r-sloan
055520 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 60s airm =1.052 seeing = 0.?? r-sloan
055700 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 10s airm =1.051 seeing = 0.?? r-sloan
055751 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 60s airm =1.050 seeing = 0.?? r-sloan
055930 M92_shortR_F1 exp = 10s airm =1.049 seeing = 0.70 r-sloan

PartnerObserving M92_deepR_F1

060303 M92_deepR_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.042 seeing = 0.75 r-sloan 060842 M92_deepR_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.038 seeing = 0.65 r-sloan 061431 M92_deepR_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.037 seeing = 0.?? r-sloan

Focusing

Mirror T =8.8 DegC Ambient T = 6.6 DegC

062317 Vfastextra -619 407 -700 181 49 -185 accepted
062701 Vfastextra 127 -377 604 -152 69 57 accepted

PartnerObserving M92_shortUB_F1

063111 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 100s airm =1.027 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
063330 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 020s airm =1.026 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
063330 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 060s airm =1.025 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL
063620 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 010s airm =1.025 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL
063716 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 100s airm =1.024 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
063936 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 020s airm =1.023 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
064044 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 060s airm =1.022 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL
054225 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 010s airm =1.022 seeing = 1.0 B-BESSEL
064339 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 100s airm =1.021 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
064558 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 020s airm =1.020 seeing = 0.?? SDT_Uspec
064706 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 060s airm =1.019 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL
064846 M92_shortUB_F1 exp = 010s B-BESSEL lost to dome lights coming on = overexposed

Focusing

065325 Vfastextra 40 477 -553 190 139 -74 accepted
065644 Vfastextra 174 -374 -126 35 18 -44 accepted

Mirror T =8.7 DegC Ambient T = 6.6 DegC

PartnerObserving M92_deepB_F1

070120 M92_deepB_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.017 seeing = 0.80 B-BESSEL
070715 M92_deepB_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.017 seeing = 0.90 B-BESSEL
071324 M92_deepB_F1 exp = 300s airm =1.017 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL

PartnerObserving M92_deepU_F1

072040 M92_deepU_F1 exp = 600s airm =1.017 seeing = 0.95 SDT_Uspec
073147 M92_deepU_F1 exp = 600s airm =1.020 seeing = 0.90 SDT_Uspec
074305 M92_deepU_F1 exp = 600s airm =1.023 seeing = 0.90 SDT_Uspec

07:36 Mirror T =8.3 DegC Ambient T = 5.7 DegC

Focusing

080352 Vfastextra -755 687 -258 0 217 4 accepted

PartnerObserving Umi3_V

080714 Umi3_V exp = 300s airm =1.390 seeing = 0.80 V-BESSEL
081256 Umi3_V exp = 300s airm =1.400 seeing = 0.90 V-BESSEL
081838 Umi3_V exp = 300s airm =1.411 seeing = 0.85 V-BESSEL
082428 Umi3_V exp = 300s airm =1.422 seeing = 0.80 V-BESSEL

Focusing

083103 Vfastextra -794 476 66 44 152 41 accepted

08:35 Mirror T =7.9 DegC Ambient T = 5.8 DegC Dew T =-0.3 DegC

PartnerObserving Umi3_B

083453 Umi3_B exp = 300s airm =1.443 seeing = 0.90 B-BESSEL
084034 Umi3_B exp = 300s airm =1.443 seeing = 0.85 B-BESSEL
084614 Umi3_B exp = 300s airm =1.443 seeing = 0.?? B-BESSEL

08:53 goto grb070518

Mirror T =7.7 DegC Ambient T = 6.3 DegC Dew T =-0.6 DegC

Focusing

085750 Vfastextra -705 -519 -160 565 -323 -246 accepted
090029 Vfastextra -25 -251 301 73 36 -105 accepted

PartnerObserving grb070518

090317 grb070518 exp = 200s airm =1.182 seeing = 0.90 r-SLOAN
090719 grb070518 exp = 200s airm =1.191 seeing = 0.84 r-SLOAN
091129 grb070518 exp = 200s airm =1.120 seeing = 0.75 r-SLOAN
091528 grb070518 exp = 200s airm =1.209 seeing = 0.85 r-SLOAN
091928 grb070518 exp = 200s airm =1.219 seeing = 0.85 r-SLOAN

09:27 goto hetej1900

Mirror T =7.6 DegC Ambient T = 7.3 DegC Dew T =-1.1 DegC

Focusing

093047 Vfastextra -359 630 -342 -516 283 63 accepted
093333 Vfastextra -145 384 -378 -83 167 18 accepted

PartnerObserving hetej1900

093720 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.911 seeing = 0.97 r-SLOAN
094123 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.923 seeing = 0.?? r-SLOAN all stars trailed in decl.
094532 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.936 seeing = 0.87 r-SLOAN
094932 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.911 seeing = 0.?? r-SLOAN all stars trailed/doubled in decl.
095332 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.911 seeing = 0.90 r-SLOAN

Focusing

093047 Vfastextra -399 -257 132 146 -190 5 accepted

PartnerObserving hetej1900

100159 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.911 seeing = 0.90 r-SLOAN
100559 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.955 seeing = 0.?? r-SLOAN
101007 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =1.999 seeing = 0.90 r-SLOAN
101408 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.043 seeing = 0.93 r-SLOAN
101817 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.069 seeing = 1.00 r-SLOAN

Focusing

102303 Vfastextra -101 11 -232 245 -27 -115 accepted

Mirror T =7.3 DegC Ambient T = 6.7 DegC Dew T =-1.0 DegC

PartnerObserving hetej1900

102634 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.107 seeing = 1.00 r-SLOAN all stars trailed in decl.

10:30 Beginning of Astronomical Dawn Twighlight

103033 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.139 seeing = 1.20 r-SLOAN
103434 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.153 seeing = 1.20 r-SLOAN
103833 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.200 seeing = 1.15 r-SLOAN
104234 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.069 seeing = 1.?? r-SLOAN

Focusing

102303 Vfastextra accepted

Mirror T =7.2 DegC Ambient T = 6.4 DegC Dew T =-0.8 DegC

PartnerObserving hetej1900

105313 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.285 seeing = 1.02 r-SLOAN
105715 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.329 seeing = 1.08 r-SLOAN
110121 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.373 seeing = 1.10 r-SLOAN
110523 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.417 seeing = 1.10 r-SLOAN
110930 hetej1900 exp = 200s airm =2.461 seeing = 1.?? sky=44k r-SLOAN

SkyFlats 19h +20d pointed west to avoid galactic plane

111920 SkyFlatTestB [7k] lots of stars no good

SkyFlats 18h +50d pointed west to avoid galactic plane

112656 SkyFlatTestB [2.2k]

112915 SkyFlatB_5 x 12 [40k] 113008 SkyFlatB_5 x 12 [46k] 113150 SkyFlatB_5 x 12 [53k] 113241 SkyFlatB_5 x 12 [saturated] 11 SkyFlatB_5 x 12 [saturated] ? was not copied to repository ?

113454 SkyFlatRrot180_5 x 3 [28k] 113536 SkyFlatRrot180_5 x 3 [32k] 113618 SkyFlatRrot180_5 x 3 [37k] 113700 SkyFlatRrot180_5 x 3 [43k] 113742 SkyFlatRrot180_5 x 3 [50k]

11:50 had to shut down Camera as error message "(filters) system currently stopped!" appeared

no chance to get V flats

Weather was totally clear all night

12:01 Sunrise

-- VadimBurwitz - 12 Jun 2007
Topic revision: r7 - 21 Jul 2009, NormCushing
This site is powered by FoswikiCopyright © by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding Foswiki? Send feedback