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    Planetarium Sheet
    Nicolaus Copernicus Planetarium


    GERMANY - NURNBERG - BAYERN


    Type: Planetarium

    Address: Am Plarrer 41 - 90429 Nurnberg (Nuremberg)
    Country: GERMANY

    Latitude: 49°26'52" N  -  Longitude: 11°03'46" E  -  Altitude: 307m

    Website: https://www.planetarium-nuernberg.de/
         
    Email: planetarium@stadt.nuernberg.de
    Phone: +49 91-1929-6553

    Director or contact: Klaus Herzig (director)

    Opened in 1961

    Dome of  18.0m
    Capacity of 200 seats
    Oriented No
    Tilt No

    Optical system ZEISS : Model-V
    Digital system Sky-Skan : Definiti 8K
    Software: DS DarkMatter
    Video system Sony : VPL-GTZ280
    Video Lens: 4+2
    Meridian resolution 6.0 K
    Sound 5.1


    Gift Shop Astroshop
    Lasershow HB Laser
    Frequenting: 72000 people per year
    Sessions: 900 per year

    History: 
    - April 10, 1927: 23m/Zeiss 23/1
    - December 11, 1961: 18m/Zeiss III (Zeiss II upgraded to model III in Oberkochen)
    - 1973: named: Copernicus (500th anniversary)
    - January 10, 1977: 286s/Zeiss V
    - 2000: building renovated
    - 201
     
    - November 2019: Sony Laser 8K

    Last major evolution: 2019: projectors

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    last update: 10/17/2022


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