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    Planetarium Sheet
    Osaka Science Museum
    大阪市立科学館


    JAPAN - OSAKA - OSAKA


    Type: Science Center

    Address: 4-2-1 Nakanoshima - Osaka, 530-0005, Osaka
    Country: JAPAN

    Latitude: 34°41'28" N  -  Longitude: 135°29'30" E  -  Altitude: 3m

    Website: https://www.sci-museum.jp/
    Website 2: https://www.sci-museum.jp/planetarium/
         
    Email: toiawase@sci-museum.jp
    Phone: +81 664-44-5656

    Director or contact: Yoshihiko Saito (director), Tsuguto Kazu, Yoshiya Watanabe, Chiharu Ishizaka, Ohmi Iiyama, Aiko Nishino, Wataru Egoshi

    Opened in 1989

    Dome of  26.5m
    Capacity of 316 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 20°

    Optical system Konica-Minolta : INFINIUM-SIGMA
    Digital system RSA-Cosmos : SE
    Software: SkyExplorer
    Video system SONY : VPL-GTZ380 (4+2)

    Meridian resolution 6.0 K

    Other: Omnimax (same room)

    Gift Shop Museum shop
    Staff: 7


    History: 
    - March 13, 1937: 18m/350s/Zeiss Model II until 1987
    - October 7, 1989: new building/Infinium Alpha + Fulldome
    - June 2004: Infinium L + Goto Virtuarium II
    - Spring 2019: Infinium ? (Cosmoleap + Media Globe)
     - March 2022: Hybrid (Infinium Σ + SkyExplorer)

    Last major evolution: 2022: projectors + astronomical software

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    last update: 03/12/2022


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