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    Planetarium Sheet
    University of Texas at Arlington (UTA)
    Planetarium


    USA - ARLINGTON - TEXAS


    Type: School

    Address: 700 Planetarium Place - (P.O. Box 19059) - Arlington, TX 76019
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 32°43'49" N  -  Longitude: 97°06'43" W  -  Altitude: 188m

    Website: http://www.uta.edu/planetarium/
         
         
    Email: planetarium@uta.edu
    Phone: +1 817-272 1183

    Director or contact: Levent Gurdemir

    Opened in 2006

    Dome of  18.3m
    Capacity of 150 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 14°

    Digital system Evans & Sutherland: Digistar 6


    Meridian resolution 4.0 K
    Sound Bowen Technovation 5.1 (DSP)
    Cove light: Philips Color Kinetics

    Dome: Astro-Tec, 53%, 14 deg.
    Seat: Stadium seating

    Observatory dome on the roof: 16-inch Meade LX-200

    Gift Shop Yes
    Frequenting: 50000 people per year

    History: 1981: first planetarium: 9.1m/60s/Spitz 512A - March 4, 2006: new building: 18.3m/165s/Digistar 3 (6 CRT) - 2010: Digistar 4 DLP ($400000) - WAC2014 - 2015: auto align/blend - 2018: audio DSP - 2019: Digistar 6, seats


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    last update: 06/11/2020


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