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San Fernando Observatory Cartesian Full Disk Telescope no. 2
STATUS
PI Instrument And Archive
AVAILABILITY
Daily
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Email angie.cookson@csun.edu
Solar Instruments
Photometric full-disk multiple-wavelength telescope. 1024 x 1024 pixel images.
CONTACT
Angie Cookson
SFO/CSU, Northridge
acookson@csun.edu
SECONDARY CONTACT
Gary Chapman
SFO/CSUN
14031 San Fernando Road Sylmar, CA 91344
818.367.9333
gary.chapman@csun.edu
www.csun.edu/sfo/
SPECIFICATIONS
Spectral Range0.3 nm K-line, 1 nm K-line, blue red, near IR IR
Spectral Resolution
Spatial Coverage and Resolution1024 x 1024 pixels, 2.5 arc-sec pixels
Temporal Resolution3 minutes per image
Data AccuracyN/A
Data PrecisionN/A
Physical ObservablesSun
Derived OutputsSolar indices including spot area, deficit, faculae area, excess, etc.
Concurrence OpportunitiesN/A
Expected LifetimeN/A
Location or OrbitGround-based
Capability SummaryFull-disk solar images in multiple wavelengths
SchedulingDaily
Archival Data1992 to present
Number of Users10
Planned UpgradesN/A
Sub-Instrumentsnone
Data ProductsFull-disk images and solar indices including spot area and deficit, facular area and excess.
University FacilityYes
National Ground BasedNo
SatelliteNo
Virtual ArchiveYes
UPDATED ON
4 Dec 2009 17:32