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NOAO Proposal Statistics by Instrument for 2019A

The following tables list 2019A proposal request statistics for telescopes and instruments in the US ground-based observing system coordinated by NOAO. The statistics include any new requests for time through the NOAO Standard or Survey TACs.


Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CT-4m   41   73 613.2 255.5   42 8.4
    ARCoIRIS     1     1     4.0     0.0     0 4.0
    COSMOS     2     2   11.0     5.0   45 5.5
    DECam   38   70 598.2 250.5   42 8.5

SOAR   25   38   95.0   55.7   59 2.5
    Goodman   19   30   78.8   55.7   71 2.6
    HRCam     3     3   10.0     0.0     0 3.3
    SOI     3     3     4.7     0.0     0 1.6
    Spartan     1     1     1.5     0.0     0 1.5

CT-1.5m   11   11   55.7     0.0     0 5.1
    CHIRON   11   11   55.7     0.0     0 5.1

CT-1.3m     6     9   29.5     0.0     0 3.3
    ANDI     6     9   29.5     0.0     0 3.3

CT-0.9m     1     1     6.0     0.0     0 6.0
    CFIM     1     1     6.0     0.0     0 6.0


Kitt Peak National Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
WIYN   10   13   33.5     6.0   18 2.6
    HYDR     4     7   13.0     2.0   15 1.9
    NESSI     3     3     8.5     0.0     0 2.8
    SPSPK     1     1     4.0     4.0 100 4.0
    WHIRC     2     2     8.0     0.0     0 4.0

KP-0.9m     5     6   65.0   65.0 100 10.8
    HDI     5     6   65.0   65.0 100 10.8


Gemini North

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-N 106 168 146.5   40.5   28 0.9
    Alopeke     9   10   14.9     0.3     2 1.5
    FOCAS     1     1     2.0     2.0 100 2.0
    GMOSN   55   91   70.3   31.6   45 0.8
    GNIRS   16   17   18.0     0.0     0 1.1
    GRACES     5     5     2.8     0.3   11 0.6
    HSC     6     6     6.1     5.3   87 1.0
    MOIRCS     1     1     1.0     0.0     0 1.0
    NIFS     6     7     7.4     1.0   14 1.1
    NIRI   16   26   14.3     0.0     0 0.6
    POLISH2     4     4     9.8     0.0     0 2.4


Gemini South

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
GEM-S   78 146 118.3   20.7   18 0.8
    DSSI     6     6   15.2     0.0     0 2.5
    Flamingos2   19   39   19.7     0.0     0 0.5
    GMOSS   40   65   50.6   20.7   41 0.8
    GPI     9   18     7.5     0.0     0 0.4
    GSAOI     6   11     8.8     0.0     0 0.8
    PHNX     7     7   16.5     0.0     0 2.4


Large Binocular Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LBT   14   29   14.0     0.0     0 0.5
    LBC     2     4     2.5     0.0     0 0.6
    LUCI     5   12     5.0     0.0     0 0.4
    MODS     7   13     6.5     0.0     0 0.5


Siding Spring Observatory

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
AAT     6     7   19.0   11.0   58 2.7
    AAOmega     3     4   13.0   11.0   85 3.2
    HERMES     1     1     3.0     0.0     0 3.0
    Veloce     2     2     3.0     0.0     0 1.5


Las Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
LCO-2m   14   17   29.4     3.9   13 1.7
    FLOYDS     3     3     8.5     0.0     0 2.8
    Spectral   12   14   20.9     3.9   19 1.5

LCO-1m   23   28 319.0     4.8     2 11.4
    NRES     2     2   13.5     0.0     0 6.8
    Sinistro   21   26 305.5     4.8     2 11.7


CHARA

Telescope/Instrument    Proposals       "Runs"       Total Nights    Dark Nights Percentage
Dark
Average
Nights/Run
CHARA   17   29   59.0     0.0     0 2.0
    Classic     4     5     9.5     0.0     0 1.9
    Climb     2     5     6.5     0.0     0 1.3
    MIRC     7   12   21.0     0.0     0 1.8
    PAVO     5     5   14.0     0.0     0 2.8
    VEGA     2     2     8.0     0.0     0 4.0

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