GBOT Facilities

Ground-based facilities that already contributed with ground-based observations

BRITE-Constellation targets have been included in several observing programmes at different telescopes since January 2013.

The location of all contributing observatories around the world can be seen on the map below.

Map of GBOT facilities
Contributing ground-based observatories

The table below gives and overview of the observatories and instruments involved in complementary support observations for BRITE-Constellation in alphabetical order.

If you are interested to use one of the facilities, please contact the corresponding responsibles directly.

ObservatoryTelescopeInstrumentContact
Arizona, USPST2 0.7m robotic telescopefiber-fed echelle spectrographmf( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
dimitrov( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
chrisk( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
Borowiec Astrogeodynamical Observatory, Poznan, PolandPST1 0.5m Newtonian telescopefiber-fed echelle spectrographmf( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
dimitrov( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
chrisk( replace these parenthesis by @ )amu.edu.pl
CASLEO Observatory, Argentina60cm telescopeclassification spectroscopyolga.pintado( replace these parenthesis by @ )gmail.com
Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory (CTIO), Chile1.5m telescopeCHIRON high resolution spectrograph djj( replace these parenthesis by @ ) ctio.noao.edu
La Palma, SpainMercator 1.2m telescopeHERMES echelle spectrograph konstanze.zwintz( replace these parenthesis by @ )uibk.ac.at
La Silla Observatory, Chile3.6m telescopeHarpsPol spectropolarimetercoralie.neiner( replace these parenthesis by @ ) obspm.fr
Mauna Kea Observatory, HawaiiCFHT 3.6m telescopeESPaDOnS spectropolarimeterGregg.Wade( replace these parenthesis by @ ) rmc.ca
Mc Donald Observatory, Texas, US2.1m telescopeSandiford echelle spectrographgerald( replace these parenthesis by @ )camk.edu.pl
Moletai Observatory, Lithuania1.65m telescopespectrograph with R=30000, 45000 and 60000, wavelength range 400-880nm; photometryerika.pakstiene( replace these parenthesis by @ )tfai.vu.lt
Mont Megantic, Quebec Province, Canada1.6m R-C telescopeBoller & Chivens long-slit spectrographmoffat( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.umontreal.ca
lamont( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.umontreal.ca
Ondrejov, Czech RepublicPerek 2m telescopeCoude spectrographoksala( replace these parenthesis by @ )sunstel.asu.cas.cz
kubat( replace these parenthesis by @ )sunstel.asu.cas.cz
Pic du Midi Observatory, France2m Telescope Bernard LyotNARVAL spectropolarimetercoralie.neiner( replace these parenthesis by @ )obspm.fr
Rozhen National Astronomical Observatory, Bulgaria2m RCC telescopeCoude spectrographiliani( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.bas.bg
stateva( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.bas.bg
SAAO, South Africa1.9m telescopeGIRAFFE echelle spectrographepaunzen( replace these parenthesis by @ )monoceros.physics.muni.cz
SAAO, South Africa50cm telescopeSingle-channel photometer (Johnson, Strömgren, ND)gerald( replace these parenthesis by @ )camk.edu.pl
pigulski( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.uni.wroc.pl
Solar Mass Ejection Imager (SMEI)space telescopephotometric time serieshttp://smei.ucsd.edu/new_smei/
Stellar Oscillations Network Group (SONG)1m Cassegrain (robotic) telescopeshigh resolution spectroscopyantoci( replace these parenthesis by @ )phys.au.dk
http://song.phys.au.dk
Suhora Observatory, Poland60cm telescopeCCD photometry (Johnson, ND)greg( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.as.up.krakow.pl
sfogloza( replace these parenthesis by @ )cyf-kr.edu.pl
Suhora Observatory, Poland20cm Ritchey Chretien telescopeCCD photometry (UBVRI, ND)greg( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.as.up.krakow.pl
sfogloza( replace these parenthesis by @ )cyf-kr.edu.pl
Wroclaw, Poland60cm Cassegrain telescopeUBVRI, Halphapigulski( replace these parenthesis by @ )astro.uni.wroc.pl