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    Planetarium Sheet
    The H.R. MacMillan Space Centre


    CANADA - VANCOUVER - BRITISH COLUMBIA


    Type: Science Center

    Address: 1100 Chestnut Street - Vancouver, V6J 3J9
    Country: CANADA

    Latitude: 49°16'34" N  -  Longitude: 123°08'40" W  -  Altitude: 11m

    Website: http://www.spacecentre.ca/
    Website 2: https://www.facebook.com/MacMillanSpaceCentre/
         
    Email: info@spacecentre.ca
    Phone: +1 604-738-7827 ext
    Fax: +1 604-736
    Director or contact: Raylene Marchand (director), Lisa McIntosh

    Opened in 1968

    Dome of  19.8m
    Capacity of 230 seats
    Oriented No
    Tilt No

    Optical system Zeiss: UPP 23/7 (Harold) on lift
    Digital system SCISS: Colorspace 4K
    Software: Uniview 1.6
    Video system Barco : F35 (4+2)

    Meridian resolution 4.0 K


    Dome: Astro-Tec, 62%
    Observatory GSM Observatory: 10m dome: 500mm Cassegrain reflector (1979)

    Lasershow Yes
    Portable: Starlab

    Frequenting: 122000 people per year

    History: 1968: 20m/275s/Zeiss UPP 23/7 (Harold) - 1997: repaint dome - fall 2013: Fulldome


    Last major evolution: 2013: Digital

    Previous installation











    last update: 08/23/2019


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