all-sky camera

all-sky camera

[′ȯl ‚skī ′kam·rə]
(optics)
A camera directed vertically downward toward a horizontal convex mirror so as to photograph the entire sky simultaneously.
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The comet was even captured in the all-sky camera at SAAO in Sutherland.
Our new all-sky camera opens up new frontiers of discovery and will help in the detection of auroras and the understanding of how our Sun impacts the atmosphere here on Earth.
And this is the case with the new Oculus All-Sky Camera from the venerable CCD-camera maker Starlight Xpress in the U.
People can also watch the meteor shower live from all-sky camera which is located in Japan.
The Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama, USA, is offering a live broadcast of the skies over Huntsville from an all-sky camera.
To date, the NPS all-sky camera system has been deployed at 94 parks, allowing the agency to quantify light pollution and track its sources.
The Marshall Center is offering a live stream view of the skies over Huntsville from an all-sky camera until 20 November in a (http://www.
The tiny all-weather, all-sky camera from Moonglow Technologies is made for monitoring sky conditions at remote observatories.
as I was making my third and final exposure of the airglow with my all-sky camera, I noticed that the glow between Pegasus and Pisces had become as bright as the Milky Way band in Cassiopeia.
In addition to the browser window I had open for controlling the telescope and camera, I kept another one open with the New Mexico Skies weather information, which includes a continuously updated image from an all-sky camera in the observatory.
You'll also find more of this in Chapter 14: Real World Problems (dew, insects, static electricity) and Chapter 16: Build-It-Yourself Projects, which includes a homemade all-sky camera constructed with a convex "corridor" mirror.
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