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Keck Astronomy Talks are supported by the Rob and Terry Ryan Foundation and the Rising Stars Fund.

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Astronomy Talk: America’s Space Program - NASA’s Roadmap to Tomorrow’s Missions

Astronomy Talk: America’s Space Program - NASA’s Roadmap to Tomorrow’s Missions

Kahilu Theatre

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will discuss America’s space program and the challenges the...

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Astronomy Talk: What Wonderful Worlds – Exploring our Solar System

Astronomy Talk: What Wonderful Worlds – Exploring our Solar System

Kahilu Theatre

Knowledge about our own Solar System has increased by leaps and bounds over the past few decades...

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Astronomy Talk: Extreme Stars at the Center of the Galaxy

Astronomy Talk: Extreme Stars at the Center of the Galaxy

Kahilu Theatre

The Stellar Zoo at the center of our Milky Way Galaxy would be quite unfamiliar to a terrestrial...

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Astronomy Talk: The Art and Science of the Weather on the Island of Hawaii

Astronomy Talk: The Art and Science of the Weather on the Island of Hawaii

Kahilu Theatre

University of Hawaii Meterorology Professor, Steven Businger will offer a layman's look at the...

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Cosmic Cup: Hawaiian-Style Polo Match Fundraiser

Cosmic Cup: Hawaiian-Style Polo Match Fundraiser

Waikii Ranch Club House, Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Please join us for a festive, Hawaiian-style polo afternoon and support the frontiers of discovery!...

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Waimea Solar System Walk

Waimea Solar System Walk

The Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope and W. M. Keck Observatory are sponsoring the Waimea Solar...

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MOSFIRE and NIRC2-LGS are the instruments tonight. Observers are from CIT-Y and UCSD. Sun set 06:38:00pm rise 06:29:00am
The sky is ready for MOSFIRE and NIRC2-NGS. Our observers from KECK/UCSC and CIT are also ready. Sun set 06:37:00pm rise 06:31:00am
Keck 1 MOSFIRE is scheduled with CIT observers. Keck 2 NIRC2-LGS is scheduled for UH observers. Sun set 06:37:00pm rise 06:32:00am
We are setting up MOSFIRE on Keck 1 for CIT observers, NIRC2-LGS on Keck 2 for UH observers. Sun set 06:37:00pm rise 06:32:00am
.@LindaLy79 Excellent question! Here is the best way to know: mkwc.ifa.hawaii.edu. It's dedicated just to Mauna Kea weather