INAF queue observing, 2020 Dec 23 - Dec 24

Observer: A. Cardwell
Telescope Operator: Davide Huerta
Astronomers from Italy: F. Cusano, A. Rossi
Instrument: LUCI-BINO


Due to the covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers (A. Rossi and F. Cusano) connected from Italy.

Condition are good to open at the beginning of the night, but internet connection was lost to and from the mountain a 10 mins after 12 degree twilight. It was not recovered during the night.
Using the 4G hotspot we talked the OSA through the LUCI observations for the night. Progress was slow, but we did what we could. Average seeing was between 2” and 3” for most of the night, improving to 1” to 1.5” for the last hour or two of the night.

Night duration (12 degree el twilight) 01:20 - 13:20 UT = 12 h 00m
Observing time: 3h min ( 25%)
Weather time loss: 0h min ( %)
technical time loss 9h min ( 75%)

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
Di Criscienzo Peg LUCI-BINO        
Rossi GRB201216C LUCI-BINO H-ima     seeing>2, not good, useless
Rossi GRB201221D LUCI-BINO J-K ima 0.6h    
Antoniucci Fu Ori LUCI-BINO       completed? check quality


Detailed log of the nigh by A. Cardwell at this link:
Topic revision: r4 - 07 Jan 2021, AndreaRossi
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