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    Planetarium Sheet
    Chabot Space & Science Center
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    USA - OAKLAND - CALIFORNIA


    Type: Observatory

    Address: 10000 Skyline Blvd. - Oakland, CA 94619
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 37°49'07" N  -  Longitude: 122°10'49" W  -  Altitude: 465m

    Website: http://www.chabotspace.org
         
    Email: visitorinfo@chabotspace.org
    Phone: +1 510-336 7373
    Fax: +1 510-336
    Director or contact: Adam Tobin (CEO), Ben Burress, Conrad Jung

    Opened in 2000

    Dome of  21.3m
    Capacity of 241 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt 17°

    Optical system Zeiss: IX TD
    Digital system Sky-Skan: Definiti PD III
    Software: SCISS Uniview



    Other: Chang-Lin Tien MegaDome: 18.3m giant screen dome (other room)

    Dome: Astro-Tec, 170 deg., 48% 16.75 deg.
    Observatory 2 domes: Nellie: 914mm reflector, Rachel: 508mm refractor 1915), Leah: 203mm refractor Alvan Clark (1883)

    Gift Shop Starry Nights Shop
    Lasershow AVI Skylase (2014)
    Portable: Cosmic Ray

    IMERSA member


    History: August 19, 2000: Zeiss VIII TD/275s - 2015: Fulldome


    Last major evolution: 2015: Digital























    last update: 09/27/2019


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