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    Planetarium Sheet
    Rochester Museum & Science Center
    Strasenburgh Planetarium


    USA - ROCHESTER - NEW YORK


    Type: Science Center

    Address: 657 East Avenue - Rochester, NY 14607
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 43°09'07" N  -  Longitude: 77°35'12" W  -  Altitude: 156m

    Website: https://rmsc.org/StrasenburghPlanetarium/
         
    Email: steve_fentress@rmsc.org
    Phone: +1 585-271-4320

    Director or contact: Steve Fentress (director), Paul Krupinski

    Opened in 1968

    Dome of  19.8m
    Capacity of 225 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Optical system Zeiss: Mark VI (Carl)
    Digital system Evans & Sutherland: Digistar 6

    Video system Christie Boxer 4K30 : 1+1 (face to face)
    Video Lens: Navitar HM4K-178
    Meridian resolution 4.0 K
    Cove light: Programmable full-spectrum LED
    Other: Science on the sphere

    Gift Shop Yes

    History: 1968: 19.8m/240s/Zeiss VI aka Carl - Early December 2018: re-opening, (closed since 3 months), 50-year, keep Carl, Digistar 6, seats, carpet, Leds,


    Last major evolution: 2018: Renovations

    Previous installation





















    last update: 11/14/2020


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