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    Planetarium Sheet
    Hartnell College
    J. Frederic Ching Planetarium


    USA - SALINAS - CALIFORNIA


    Type: School

    Address: 411 Central Avenue (Merrill Hall) - Salinas, CA 93901
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 36°40'25" N  -  Longitude: 121°40'02" W  -  Altitude: 15m

    Website: http://www.hartnell.edu/planetarium/

    Email: aramirez@hartnell.edu
    Phone: +1 831-755 6875
    Fax: +1 831-759
    Director or contact: Rear Admiral (1962-1976), David Aguilar (1976-1980), Andy Krechye (2005-2015), Andy Newton, Andrew Lindsey,

    Opened in 1961
    Closed now
    Dome of  9.1m
    Capacity of 60 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Konica-Minolta: Mediaglobe

    Video system vp : Fisheye





    History: 1961: 9.1m/60s/Spitz A3P - 2004: 45s/Mediaglobe I ($150,000) - 2017: destroyed and new building: 12.2m/80s/Mediaglobe III


    Last major evolution: 2005: Digital

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    last update: 11/08/2019


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