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    Planetarium Sheet
    Gekko Astronomical Observatory
    月光天文台


    JAPAN - KANNAMI - SHIZUOKA


    Type: Observatory

    Address: 1308-222 Kuwahara, Tagata-gun - Kannami, 419-0101, Shizuoka
    Country: JAPAN

    Latitude: 35°07'43" N  -  Longitude: 138°59'33" E  -  Altitude: 315m

    Website: http://www.gekkou.or.jp/
    Website 2: https://www.facebook.com/888.gekko/

    Email: office@gekkou.or.jp
    Phone: +81 559-79-1428
    Fax: +81 559-78
    Director or contact: Watanabe Hirohiko

    Opened in 1976

    Dome of  11.0m
    Capacity of 80 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Digitalis Education: Digitarium Kappa
    Software: Nightshade
    Video system 1 vp : Fisheye




    Observatory 3 domes on the roof: 500mm, 200mm (for Sun), 200mm refractor

    Gift Shop Yes

    History: Sept. 1976: 8m/MO-6P (MS-10) - 1996: new building 11m/Minolta MS-10 - July 2014: renovation + digital


    Last major evolution: 2014: Digital















    last update: 05/18/2018


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