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    Planetarium Sheet
    Zeiss Planetarium Wien


    AUSTRIA - VIENNE -


    Type: Planetarium

    Address: Oswald Thomas Platz 1 - 1020 Wien
    Country: AUSTRIA

    Latitude: 48°12'57" N  -  Longitude: 16°23'42" E  -  Altitude: 160m

    Website: https://www.vhs.at/de/e/planetarium
         
    Email: planetarium@vhs.at
    Phone:  + 43 1 89 174 150 0
    Fax: +43 1729-5
    Director or contact: Werner Gruber (director since 2013), Florian Hinterschuster, Klaus Kieneswenger, Martin Durrer,

    Opened in 1964

    Dome of  20.0m
    Capacity of 192 seats
    Oriented No
    Tilt No

    Optical system ZEISS: Model-IX Universarium
    Digital system Zeiss: Powerdome
    Software: SCISS Uniview
    Video system Zeiss : Velvet 6+2




    Frequenting: 100000 people per year

    History: May 7, 1927: 20m/wood dome/Model II - Sept. 1928: destroyed - Dec. 4, 1931: new building - 1942: burned (WW2) - June 16, 1962: first stone - June 20, 1964: new building: 20m/240s/Zeiss IV - February 1990: closed (asbestos) -
     Nov. 9, 1992: re-opening - Avril 2001 to November 8, 2002: hybrid system installation (IX Universarium + Zulip/192s) - March 15, 2018: 8 Velvet projectors

    Last major evolution: 2018: Digital

    Previous installation















    last update: 09/28/2019


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