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Sutter Creek Observatory

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Latitude and longitude: 38°22'47"N 120°46'31"W (+38.3796, -120.7751)
Elevation: 529m
Site manager: Bill Goff
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Phillip Coker 30 cm telescope (COKER30)

 

Telescope
Type:  Meade LX-200
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Typical images

Star Image Flat Bias Frame Dark Frame
       


Typical use of system 
 

Miscellaneous notes 

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