Home page

   Africa

   America
           -> USA

   Asia
           -> China
           -> Japan

   Europe
           -> France

   Oceania

   Google Earth

   Who we are?

 

©2021 WPD

 


    Planetarium Sheet
    Nehru Planetarium
    नेहरू तारामंडल


    INDIA - NEW DELHI - DELHI


    Type: Museum

    Address: Teen Murti House - New Delhi, Delhi 110 011
    Country: INDIA

    Latitude: 28°36'13" N  -  Longitude: 77°11'53" E  -  Altitude: 226m

    Website: http://www.nehruplanetarium.org/
    Website 2: https://www.megastar.jp/en/nehru-planetarium/
         
         
    Email: nehruplanetarium@gmail.com


    Director or contact: Dr. N. Rathnasree

    Opened in 1984

    Dome of  15.0m
    Capacity of 270 seats
    Oriented No
    Tilt No

    Optical system OHIRA_Tech: Megastar IIB
    Digital system Sky-Skan: Definiti mutichannel
    Software: DigitalSky 2
    Video system JVC : DLA 5+1

    Meridian resolution 4.0 K


    Frequenting: 80000 people per year
    Sessions: 1800 per year
    Staff: 11


    History: 24 May 1982: first stone (M.M. Rana architecte) - 6 February 1984: opening 15m/300s/Zeiss RFP-DP1 - 1 October 2010: Hybrid system ($1.7million) Megarstar IIB + Definiti Sky-Skan/250s
     See also: History of Planetariums in India: 1954-2018, Dr Jayanta Sthanapati

    Last major evolution: 2010: Hybrid system

    Previous installation























    last update: 10/17/2020


    Back to World Map

    For any suggestion : Daniel AUDEON