Advanced Observing Program at Kitt Peak Visitor Center

Best Images of the AOP

The Advanced Observing Program is an experience available to the public at the Kitt Peak Visitor Center. With no technical knowledge needed, guests are able to take extremely high-quality CCD images using our 20in RC Optical Systems, Meade Lx200, Takahashi 106mm FSQ and 76mm TeleVue (APO) refractor Visitor Center Telescopes.

The following pages display the very best images we have produced. The objects have been grouped according to their type. Remember to click on the images to see the full resolution. Select a category below: