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    Planetarium Sheet
    Hudson River Museum
    Andrus Planetarium


    USA - YONKERS - NEW YORK


    Type: Cultural Center

    Address: 511 Warburton Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10701
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 40°57'14" N  -  Longitude: 73°53'47" W  -  Altitude: 17m

    Website: http://www.hrm.org/planetarium.html
         
    Email: planetarium@hrm.org
    Phone: +1 914 963 4550 x223

    Director or contact: Marc Taylor (manager)

    Opened in 1956

    Dome of  12.2m
    Capacity of 122 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Optical system OHIRA_Tech: Megastar IIA (ES)
    Digital system Sky-Skan: Definiti
    Software: DigitalSky 2
    Video system JVC : D-ILA (1+1 face to face)

    Meridian resolution 4.0 K
    Sound 5.1 (8,000w)


    Dome: Astro-Tec
    Gift Shop Yes

    History: 1956: Spitz A1/3.7m - 1969: New building: 12.2m/130s/Spitz STP - 1987: 12.5m/131s/Zeiss M-1015 - February 2014: Hybrid system ($1.5 million), new dome, Sky-Skan + Megastar


    Last major evolution: 2014: Hybrid system

    Previous installation























    last update: 10/18/2020


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