INAF queue observing, 2022 Sept 11 - Sept 12

Observer: A. Cardwell
Telescope Operator: Josh Williams
Astronomers from Italy: Felice Cusano, Ester Marini, Simona Paiano
Instrument: PEPSI

Summary

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers connected from Italy.

At the sunset the sky is clear, but from the satellite we can see that clouds will soon roll in. 01:32 The LBTO team is working to fix a problem with AGW4 of the PEPSI-POL DX side not responding.
02:34 still working to fix the problem, nevertheless the sy is covered by clouds.

Night duration (12 degree - twilight) 02:30 - 12:10 UT = 9 h 40 m
Observing time: 0 h 00 min (0 %)*
Weather time loss: 9 h 40 min (100%)*
Technical time loss: 0 h 00 min (0 %)*

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
             
             
Detailed log by Andrew Cardwell at this link:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1y8LZUqd4Kc5egJgndpcpob2dD-nMO29V/view?usp=sharing

INAF queue observing, 2022 Sept 18 - Sept 19

Observer: A. Cardwell
Telescope Operator: Steve Allanson
Astronomers from Italy: Felice Cusano, Andrea Rossi
Instrument: PEPSI

Summary

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers connected from Italy.

At the sunset the sky is clear, we start with PEPSI. Problem with the dichroic, CDR moves OK while CDB is fixed to CD3 all the night.

Night duration (12 degree - twilight) 02:30 - 12:10 UT = 9 h 40 m
Observing time: 8 h 20 min (86%)*
Weather time loss: 1h 20min (14%)*
Technical time loss: 0 h 00 min (0%)*

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
Marini EM*GGR 44 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 1.06h   S/N~260 on red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 4566011038396861440 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.66h   S/N~102 on red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 4532592619428218624 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.72h   S/N~117 on red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 2252739178870417920 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.72h   S/N~100 on red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 4247325598914437888 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.72h   S/N~119 on red
Marini GSC 04501-00166 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.5h   S/N~208 on red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 2666801509697590784 PEPSI-BINO PFU-CD3/6 0.6h   S/N~110 on red; time increased for clouds
Gangi RY Tau PEPSI-POLA POL-CD3/5 2.8h   DIMM 1.1-1.3; S/N~490-570 on red
Gangi GM Aur PEPSI-POLA POL-CD3/5 3.1h   S/N~180 on red
Gangi DG Tau PEPSI-POLA POL-CD3/5 2.8h   S/N~170 on red
Detailed log by Andrew Cardwell at this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/131ZQoyA_shUJoDWkMyADOfrUA1cA52dF/view?usp=sharing

Notes

INAF queue observing, 2022 Sept 19 - Sept 20

Observer: A. Cardwell
Telescope Operator: Steve Allanson
Astronomers from Italy: Andrea Rossi, Simona Paiano and Ester Marini
Instrument: PEPSI

Summary

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers connected from Italy.

At the sunset the sky is cloudy, we are closed. The plan is to start with PEPSI. Problem with the dichroic, CDR moves OK while CDB is fixed to CD3 all the night.

Humidity ~100% all night long. We did not open.

Night duration (12 degree - twilight) 02:30 - 12:10 UT = 9 h 40 m
Observing time: 0 h 00 min (0%)*
Weather time loss: 9 h 40 min (100%)*
Technical time loss: 0 h 00 min (0%)*

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
             
Detailed log by Andrew Cardwell at this link: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DDYMEZs7tK_Eg5OL6qt5M0krFQqyyGJR/view?usp=sharing

INAF queue observing, 2022 Sept 22 - Sept 23

Observer: Olga Kuhn
Telescope Operator: David Gonzalez Huerta
Astronomers from Italy: Ester Marini and Felice Cusano
Instrument: PEPSI

Summary

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers connected from Italy.

At the sunset the sky is cloudy, we are closed. The plan is to use PEPSI tonight. We still have the problem with the dichroic, CDR moves OK while CDB is fixed to CD3 all the night.
We open at 10:20 UT, observing with PEPSI

Night duration (12 degree - twilight) 02:09 - 12:15 UT = 10 h 06 m
Observing time: 1 h 36 min (16%)*
Weather time loss: 8 h 00 min (79%)*
Technical time loss: 0 h 30 min (5%)*

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 3397200590039337472 PEPSI-PFU CD3-6 0.67   loosing guiding on left side after 16 min, done x 2, S/N~30 in blue, ~90 in red
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 2563157081193000576 PEPSI-PFU CD3-6 0.5   S/N(blue)~62 , S/N(red)~ 122
Detailed log by Olga Kuhn at this link:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ea6urV0VwrEOzhkMbebndgqlqU1jXF3Q/view?usp=sharing

INAF queue observing, 2022 Sept 23 - Sept 24

Observer: Olga Kuhn
Telescope Operator: David Gonzalez Huerta
Astronomers from Italy: Simona Paiano and Felice Cusano
Instrument: PEPSI

Summary

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic situation these observations have been performed by LBTO personel
through the indications of LBT Italian observers connected from Italy.

At the sunset the sky is cloudy and the humidity is over 90%, we are closed.
The plan is to use PEPSI tonight.

Night duration (12 degree - twilight) 02:09 - 12:15 UT = 10 h 06 m
Observing time: 3 h 30 min (36%)*
Weather time loss: 5 h 40 min (56%)*
Technical time loss: 0 h 50 min (8%)*

Data Summary

Project_RUN Objects Instrument Configuration ExpTime /Time_tot Images Notes
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 370132176967174272 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.9h   done in 2 exps for problems with GCS
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 313254612260671104 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.83h   S/N~128, 77
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 2565307863375846912 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.67h   S/N~135,77
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 337859414748706688 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.83h   S/N~123,73
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 5181229713016209920 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.67h   S/N 128,83
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 3131826522307934464 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 0.83h   S/N 123, 76
Bellazzini Gaia DR3 556433152300485632 PEPSI-PFU CD3-CD6 h   S/N
Detailed log by Olga Kuhn at this link:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/18FNruOJFVsqQ9d0KI9NIr_IrsskewwMM/view?usp=sharing
Topic revision: r3 - 21 Oct 2022, FeliceCusano
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