Indian Astronomical Observatory, Hanle

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HCT Schedule: 2014 Cycle2 (2014 May - August)

Information for Guest Observers

Important Notice For All Observers

  • HCT Annual Maintenance - 2014 September 1-15 (Telescope will not be available for observations during this period)
  • To ensure the safety of components, the telescope will not be operated when the ambient temperature is below -20 deg C.
    The dome shall also be closed at this temperature limit


    Indian Astronomical Observatory
    Indian Institute of Astrophysics
    Post Box No. 100, Leh-Ladakh 194 101 INDIA
    Tel : 91 (01982) 252195, 253104

    Last updated 05.07.2014