Facilities Available through NOAO
NOAO serves as the astronomical community's gateway to the following
resources in the US ground-based optical/infrared observing system.
For specific information on the telescopes and instruments offered through the
in the upcoming observing period, please see the
latest available facilities page.
Telescopes in the U.S. System Coordinated by NOAO:
Gemini North and South 8-m Telescopes:
Keck-I and Keck-II 10-m Telescopes
Magellan-I and Magellan-II Telescopes at Las Campanas Observatory:
MMT Observatory 6.5-m Telescope:
Cerro Tololo Inter-american Observatory:
Kitt Peak National Observatory:
- The National Solar Observatory operates several solar
telescopes on Kitt Peak in Arizona and on Sacramento Peak in New Mexico. Check their website
for observing opportunities in solar physics.
[ NOAO ]
[ CTIO ]
[ KPNO ]
[ NGSC ]
[ NSO ]