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    Planetarium Sheet
    Space Theatre of Science City
    विज्ञान नगरी कोलकाता


    INDIA - KOLKATA - WEST BENGAL


    Type: Science Center

    Address: J.B.S. Haldane Avenue - Kolkata, 700046, West Bengal
    Country: INDIA

    Latitude: 22°32'25" N  -  Longitude: 88°23'48" E  -  Altitude: 8m

    Website: http://sciencecitykolkata.org.in
         
    Email: kolkatasciencecity@gmail.com
    Phone: +91 33-2285-4343
    Fax/cell: +91 33-228
    Director or contact: Subhabrata Chaudhuri, K.S. Murali

    Opened in 1997

    Dome of  23.0m
    Capacity of 360 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 23°

    Digital system Zeiss : Powerdome IV

    Video system Christie : Mirage 304K (4+2)

    Meridian resolution 6.5 K
    Stereoscopic 3D glasses
    Sound 7.1

    Other: Science on a sphere

    Dome: Astro-Tec: Ulteria seam
    Frequenting: 260000 people per year

    History: July 1st, 1997: opening, Goto GSS Helios - March 1st, 2017: closed for renovations - February 18, 2019: reopening: digital 3D, sound, Leds, seats (Goto projector and dome dismantled)
     See also: History of Planetariums in India: 1954-2018, Dr Jayanta Sthanapati

    Last major evolution: 2019: Digital

    Previous installation























    last update: 10/18/2019


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