-- RobertaCarini - 01 Mar 2019

INAF queue observing, 2019 March 01 - March 02

Observer: R. Carini, A. Rossi
Telescope Operator: J. Williams
Support Astronomer: D. Thompson (on call)
Instrument: MODS1,2

Summary

At the sun set the sky is mostly cloudy

Night duration (12 degree el twilight) 2:00- 13:00 UT = 11 h 00m

Observing time: 5h 30min (50%)

Weather time loss: 5h 30m (50%)

technical time loss h m (%)

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
calibration flat, arc MODS1,2 red grating, slit 1.0" (flat), slitless, slit 0.6"(arc)      
standard star GD71 MODS1,2 dual and red grating      
Antoniucci Ves691 MODs1,2 dual grating, slit 0.8" 16 m mods1r.0029-0031,mods1b.0007-0009 mods2.0029-0032, mods2b.0007-0010 miss just one exposure,extintion 1-2mag, maybe to be repeated
Moretti A3 FKJ0954 MODS1,2 red grating, slit 1.0" (1.6h+1.6h)/ mods1r.0036-0040, mods2r.0036-0040 taken a couple of spectra more than required due to extinsion
Gilli mask 49 MOD1,2 dual grating, MOS 2h/4h good mods1r.0044-0048,mods1b.0010-0014 mods2.0044-0048, mods2b.0011-0015 slits overlap in MODS2, only the firt 3 couple of spectra are good
Calibration flat, arc :Gilli mask49,standard star, Antoniucci, Prandoni, Grazian E MODS1,2 dual and red grating      

Details

Calibration MODS

  • Moretti, flat (slit 1.0") red grating mods1r.20190302.0005-0009, mods2r.20190302.0014
  • mods2r.0004-0008 slitless red grating
  • Moretti, arc red grating mods1r.0010-0012, mods2r.0015-0017
  • slitless flat red grating MODS1 mods1r.0013-0017

01:57 we start with the standard star GD71. the sky is mostly cloudy
  • acq modsr.0018, mods2r.0018-0019
  • sci dual grating mods1r.0020-0022, mods1b.0004-0006, mods2r.0020-0022, mods2b.0004-0006 extintion about 1 mag, dimm seeing 1.5"
  • sci red grating mods1r.0023-0025, mods2r.0023-0025 dimm seeing 1.6", fwhm 1.0"-1.2"
  • 02:36 mods1r stuck for two minutes before readout

02:40 lsew to Antoniucci Program, target Ves691
  • acq mods1r.0026-0028, mods2.0026-0028
  • sci mods1r.0029-0031,mods1b.0007-0009 mods2.0029-0032, mods2b.0007-0010 extintion 1-2 mag, fwhm 1.5" we stop the integration before the end of the script because the target is tool low.

03:11 slew to Moretti's program, target A3 FKJ0954
  • acq mods1r.0032-0035, mods2r.0033-0035 dimm seeing 1.0", extintion 1 mag
  • 03:32 sci mods1r.0036-0039, mods2r.0036-0039
  • 03:40 extintion 2 mag, dimm seeing 1.3", fwhm 1.1"
  • 03:50 extintion 1.5, dimm seeing 0.9"-1.0", fwhm 0.9"-1.0"
  • 04:13 extintion 0.5 mag, dimm seeing 1.32", fwhm 0.9"
  • 04:56 extintion 05-0.6 mag, dimm seeing and fwhm 0.8"
  • 05:01 we take another image due the extintion mods1r.0040, mods2r.0040
  • 05:10 extintion 1.5mag , fwhm 0.9"

05:23 slew to Gilli's program, mask 49
  • acq mods1r.0041-0043, mods2r.0041-0043
  • seeing 0.8" <0.5 mag extinction
  • 05:35 sci mods1r.0044-0048,mods1b.0010-0014 mods2.0044-0048, mods2b.0011-0015
  • 05:42 seeing 0.9" , extinction <0.1mag
  • note that slits overlap in MODS2 !
  • 06:02 seeing 1.1" , extinction ~0.5mag
  • 06:27 seeing 0.8" , extinction <0.2mag
  • 06:40 extintion 1-1.5 mag, dimm seeing 1.0", fwhm 0.6" mods1r.0047, mods1b.0013, mods2r.0047, mods2b0014 are not good
  • 07:10 extintion higher then 2 mag, the sky is complitely covered. guiding lost mods1r.0048, mods1b.0015, mods2r.0048, mods2b0015 are not good
  • 07:27 we stop the integration. 3/5 images are good

07:39 TO closes the dome

Calibrations

Gilli flat and arc mask 49
  • mods1r.0049, mods1b.0015-0016, ==mods2r.0049-0051, mods2b.0016-0017==saturated, the script is not correct!!!
  • mods1r.0052-0060, mods1b.0018-0026. mods2r.0052-0060, mods2b.0019-0026

  • Antoniucci*
  • flat dual grating slit 0.8" mods1r.0061-0066, mods1b.0027-0032. mods2r.0061-0066, mods2b.0027-0032

  • arc dual grating mods1r.0067-0069, mods1b.0033-0035, mods2r.0067-0069, mods2b.0033-0035
  • flat standard star red grating mods1r.0070-0072, mods2r.0070-0072
  • flat standard star dual grating mods1r.0073-0075,mods1b.0036-0041, mods2r.0073-0075, mods1.0036-0041

Prandoni
  • flat red grating slit 2.4" mods1r.0076-0081, mods2r.0076-0081

Grazian
  • mask E, flat and arc mods1r.0082-0090,mods1b.0042-0050, mods2r.0082-0090, mods1.0042-0050
Topic revision: r10 - 04 Mar 2019, RobertaCarini
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