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Ranchi Science Museum
रांची विज्ञान संग्रहालय
Varahamihira Planetarium


INDIA , JHARKHAND , RANCHI
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Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum
Ranchi Science Museum


Type: Science Center
Opened in 2019

Address: Tagore Hill Road, Near, Temple Road, Chiraundi, Morabadi, Chiraundi, - Morabadi, Ranchi, Jharkhand 834008
Country: INDIA
Email: 


Website: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranchi_Science_Centre
Website 2: http://www.ranchimunicipal.com/Other_Pages.aspx?wid=Heritaze_ScienceCity








145 seats











Dome of  15.0m




Technical
Optical system ZEISS : ZKP4-LED
Digital system ZEISS : Powerdome
Software: Uniview
Video system Sony : VPL-GTZ 270 (4+1)
Video Lens: Sony
Meridian resolution 5.2 K
Dome: Astro-Tec
Seat: stepped floor

Facilities
Other: Foucault pendulum

Operation

History
- November 29, 2010: opening Science Centre
- Feb. 2014: first stone
- 4 October 2019: opening planetarium (Rs 26.72 crore)


Comments
Dr Jayanta Sthanapati, History of Planetariums in India: 1954-2018, online, 2019
There are two others projects in Jharkhand: Deoghar and Dumka


Latitude: 23°24'29" N  -  Longitude: 85°20'19" E  -  Altitude: 644m

last update: 04/22/2020

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