WE ARE MAPPING THE SOUTHERN SKY…
Covering approximately 9300 squared degrees of the sky with five sub-surveys: the Main Survey (MS), the Ultra-Short Survey (USS), the Galactic Survey (GS), the Marble Field Survey (MFS) and the Variability Fields Survey (VFS)Read more
THAT WILL BENEFIT MANY ASTRONOMY FIELDS
…WITH A 86-CM TELESCOPE LOCATED IN CTIO.
The telescope plate scale at the detector is 0.55 arcsec/pixel and the FoV of the camera is 1.4×1.4 deg². Our 12-filter photometric system is composed of 7 narrow-band, centered in the main stellar spectral features, and 5 broad-band filters.Read more