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    Planetarium Sheet
    Nehru Planetarium
    नेहरू प्लानेटेरिअम मुंबई


    INDIA - MUMBAI - MAHARASHTRA


    Type: Science Center

    Address: Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli - Mumbai, 400 018, (Bombay)
    Country: INDIA

    Latitude: 18°59'24" N  -  Longitude: 72°48'53" E  -  Altitude: 8m

    Website: http://www.nehru-centre.org/planetarium/

    Email: managernp@nehru-centre.org
    Phone: +91 22-2492-0510

    Director or contact: Arvind Paranjpye (director), Kiran Hedukar (manager)

    Opened in 1977

    Dome of  22.9m
    Capacity of 512 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Evans & Sutherland: Digistar 6

    Video system vp : 4+1


    Sound 5+1

    Other: Spherical dome (tilted) for fulldome (other room)

    Dome: 22.86m inner
    Observatory dome on the roof

    Portable: Yes

    Frequenting: 300000 people per year

    History: March 3, 1977: 22.86m/583s/Zeiss UPP 23/6 - Early 2003: Zeiss dismantled - 1 October 2003: Digistar 3 (6 projectors) - March 2018: Digistar 6
     See also: History of Planetariums in India: 1954-2018, Dr Jayanta Sthanapati

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    last update: 11/22/2020


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