Advanced Observing Program at Kitt Peak Visitor Center

WebCam Images

Saturn! Through the Phillips ToUcam

Imaging the planets using the webcam is available during our AOP programs.

Jupiter as captured by Barry Dichter and Chris Brownlee on January 18, 2004 during our AOP program with telescope operator Kevin Bays. Processing time is 15 to 20 minutes. Notice the Great Red Spot on Jupiter's upper left, and the small moon shadow lower right.

Mars from September 16, 2003 during our AOP program with guest Roger Tanner and telescope operator Jack Kennedy. A 30-second exposure catching 300 frames! Actual processing time is 15 to 20 minutes.

Saturn from October 28, 2003 during our AOP program with guests Ken Marchetti and Lois Paul and telescope operator Jace Eckenrod. A 30-second exposure catching 300 frames! Actual processing time is 15 to 20 minutes.