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    Planetarium Sheet
    College of Southern Idaho (CSI)
    The Earl & Hazel Faulkner Planetarium - Herrett Center for Arts & Science


    USA - TWIN FALLS - IDAHO


    Type: School

    Address: 315 Falls Avenue - Twin Falls, ID 83301
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 42°35'04" N  -  Longitude: 114°28'13" W  -  Altitude: 1116m

    Website: http://herrett.csi.edu/astronomy/planetarium/index.asp
    Website 2: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=rP6eDRCX7VE&play=1
         
               
    Email: info@csi.edu
    Phone: +1 208-732-6657
    Fax/cell: +1 208 736 4712
    Director or contact: Rick Greenawald (Manager), Chris Anderson

    Opened in 1995

    Dome of  15.2m
    Capacity of 144 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Evans_and_Sutherland : Digistar 6

    Video system JVC : Laser (1+1)

    Meridian resolution 4.0 K
    Sound 5.1 (10200w)
    Cove light: Bowen Technovation

    Observatory 6m dome on the roof: 24-inch Ritchey-Chretien

    Gift Shop Herrett Center Store
    Frequenting: 15300 people per year

    History: 1955: museum of Norman Herrett (1904-1979), planetarium: 6.7m/45s/Hand-built projector + Observatory behind his jewelry store - June 13, 1980: new Herrett Center Museum built on the CIS campus (without planetarium)
     
    November 19, 1995: expansion building: Faulker planetarium: 15,2m/151s/Digistar II - Nov. 2013: Digistar 5 - 2020: Digistar6

    Last major evolution: 2020: Digistar 6

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    last update: 01/24/2021


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