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    Planetarium Sheet
    Michigan State University
    The Talbert and Leota Abrams Planetarium


    USA - EAST LANSING - MICHIGAN


    Type: School

    Address: 755 Science Road - East Lansing, MI 48824
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 42°43'32" N  -  Longitude: 84°28'33" W  -  Altitude: 262m

    Website: http://www.pa.msu.edu/abrams/
         
    Email: abrams@pa.msu.edu
    Phone: +1 517-355 4676
    Fax: +1 517-432
    Director or contact: Shannon Schmoll (director), Shane Horvatin,

    Opened in 1964

    Dome of  15.2m
    Capacity of 143 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Evans & Sutherland: Digistar 6



    Cove light: ChromaCove Led

    Dome: Astro-Tec, 53%
    Observatory dome on the roof: (at 2.24 km SSW)

    Portable: inflatable


    History: 1963: Spitz ISTP - 1993: Digistar - 1999: Digistar II - 2009: dome - 2014: Digistar 5 - Summer 2017: Digistar 6 - Oct. 2018: GLPA meeting


    Last major evolution: 2014: Digital

    Previous installation











    last update: 08/27/2019


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