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University of Louisiana
Lafayette Science Museum


USA , LOUISIANA , LAFAYETTE
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University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana


Type: Science Center
Opened in 2002

Address: 433 Jefferson street - Lafayette, LA 70501
Country: USA
Email: lafayettesciencemuseum@louisiana.edu
Phone: +1 337-291 5544

Website: https://www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org
     
     

Team
Dr. Jennifer Hargrave (director)







80 seats











Dome of  12.2m




Technical
Digital system Sky-Skan : Definiti
Software: DigitalSky 2
Video system JVC : DLA-F110E
Video Lens: 4+2
Meridian resolution 4.0 K

Facilities
Observatory 2 domes on the roof
Gift Shop Discover Store

Operation

History
- 1969: 9m/58seats/Spitz A4
- 2001: building outdated
- 2002: new building, 12m/72s/Spitz A4
- 2012: Fulldome ($500,000), Spitz A4 dismantled

Last major evolution: 2012: Digital

Comments


Latitude: 30°13'32" N  -  Longitude: 92°01'04" W  -  Altitude: 11m

Previous installation

last update: 07/12/2023

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