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University of Maine
Emera Science Center
Maynard F. Jordan Planetarium


USA , MAINE , ORONO
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University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine
University of Maine


Type: School
Opened in 2014

Address: 167 Rangeley Rd - Orono, ME 04469
Country: USA
Email: planetarium@maine.edu
Phone: +1 207-581 1341

Website: https://astro.umaine.edu/
     
           

Team
Shawn Laatsch (director)







50 seats









Tilt 15°

Dome of  10.0m




Technical
Digital system Sky-Skan : Definiti
Software: DigitalSky 2
Video system 2 vp : 1+1 cove
Meridian resolution 4.0 K
Dome: 22 deg. 24%

Facilities
Observatory other building next to: dome on the roof: 20-inch Planewave telescope

Operation

History
- 1954: 6.1m/45s/Spitz A1
- 1983: Spitz 373/35 new seats
- Oct. 17, 2014: new building ($5.2 million), other location
- May 2022: MAPS

Last major evolution: 2014: New building

Comments


Latitude: 44°54'12" N  -  Longitude: 68°39'39" W  -  Altitude: 45m

Previous installation

last update: 04/19/2023

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