Astronomy Report – February 20th

Crew 222 Astronomy Report 20Feb2020

Astronomy Report

Name: Eishi Kim

Crew: 222

Date: 2/20/2020

MDRS ROBOTIC OBSERVATORY

Robotic Telescope Requested (choose one) MDRS-WF

Objects to be Imaged this Evening: NGC 281, M42 and the Markarian’s chain are to be imaged as part of the astrophotography project.

Images submitted with this report: None

Problems Encountered: No calibration frames for M101 have been taken. Will follow Peter’s advice of using tonight’s calibration frames instead.

MUSK OBSERVATORY

Solar Features Observed: The observatory was used today for a familiarization session in solar imaging. No significant phenomenon is to be reported.

Images submitted with this report: None

Problems Encountered: None