Observatory

MPC Observatory code H47
Longitude 90.8561 west
Latitude 32.2663 north
Elevation 67 meters
Schmidt-Cassegrain Telescope
0.3 m aperture (12 inch) Meade LX200 at f/10
Dual CCD ST-8XM
plus Meade F/6 focal reducer
CFW with B,V,R,I filters
Typically bin 2 x 2 for pixel scale closer to seeing
Imaging resolution ~ 2 arcsec/pixel
Astrozap dew heater controlled by Dew Buster controller
Meade equatorial wedge
Meade tripod
Polar aligned
Parked and covered when not in use
Cables routed inside to my work area.



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