2019A AAT Schedule

Anglo-Australian Telescope Telescope Schedule

Semester 2019A — Version 1.5
Valid from 2019 June 11

Schedule information may be obtained from here

Program, Observers (Long Program) Instrument
Fri February 1 D R A/19A/18 Schwab Veloce
Sat 2 D R " "
Sun 3 D R " "
Mon 4 D R,H,T Director: POSCHECK (1st half) + A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) (2nd half) 2dF + Hermes
Tue 5 D R,H,T A/19A/01 Kos (1st half) + A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) (2nd half) "
Wed 6 D R,H,T " "
Thu 7 D R,H,T " "
Fri 8 D R,H,T " "
Sat 9 D R,H,T " "
Sun 10 D R,H,T " "
Mon 11 G R,H,T " "
Tue 12 G R,H,T " "
Wed 13 G R,T A/19A/07 Marsden 2dF + HERMES: R=45K
Thu 14 B R,T " "
Fri 15 B R,T " "
Sat 16 B R,T " "
Sun 17 B R,T " "
Mon 18 B R,T " "
Tue 19 B R,T " "
Wed 20 B R,T " "
Thu 21 B R,T " "
Fri 22 B R,T " "
Sat 23 B R,H,T A/19A/01 Kos (1st half) + A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) (2nd half) 2dF + Hermes
Sun 24 B R,H,T " "
Mon 25 G R,H,T " "
Tue 26 G R,H,T Director: POSCHECK (1st half) + A/19A/09 Jerjen (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega
Wed 27 G R,H,T A/19A/08 Cullinane (1st half) + A/19A/09 Jerjen (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega: 1500V + 1700D / 580V
Thu 28 D R,H,T " "
Fri March 1 D R,H,T " "
Sat 2 D R,H,T " "
Sun 3 D R,H,T " "
Mon 4 D R,H,T " "
Tue 5 D R,H,T " "
Wed 6 D R,H,T " "
Thu 7 D R,H,T " "
Fri 8 D R,H,T " "
Sat 9 D R,H,T " "
Sun 10 D R,H,T " "
Mon 11 D Director: Windscreen
Tue 12 D "
Wed 13 G "
Thu 14 G "
Fri 15 G A/19A/03 Bailey Visitor (HIPPI2): F/15
Sat 16 B " "
Sun 17 B " "
Mon 18 B " "
Tue 19 B " "
Wed 20 B " "
Thu 21 B " "
Fri 22 B " "
Sat 23 B " "
Sun 24 B " "
Mon 25 B " "
Tue 26 B " "
Wed 27 G R,F Director: POSCHECK (1st half) + NOAO157 Hughes (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega
Thu 28 G R,H,F A/17B/11 Davies (DEVILS) (1st half) + NOAO157 Hughes (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega: 580V + 385R / 1000I
Fri 29 G R,H,F " "
Sat 30 D R,H,F " "
Sun 31 D R,H,F A/17B/11 Davies (DEVILS) (1st half) + OPTICON 45 Arentsen (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega: 580V + 385R / 1700D
Mon April 1 D R,H,F " "
Tue 2 D R,H,F " "
Wed 3 D R,H,F " "
Thu 4 D R,H,F " "
Fri 5 D R,H,F " "
Sat 6 D R,H,T A/17B/11 Davies (DEVILS) (1st half) + Director (2nd half) 2dF + AAOmega: 580V + 385R
Sun 7 D R,H,T " "
Mon 8 D R A/19A/16 Tinney Veloce
Tue 9 D R " "
Wed 10 D R " "
Thu 11 G R " "
Fri 12 G R " "
Sat 13 G R " "
Sun 14 B R " "
Mon 15 B R " "
Tue 16 B A/19A/03 Bailey Visitor (HIPPI2): F/15
Wed 17 B " "
Thu 18 B " "
Fri 19 B " "
Sat 20 B " "
Sun 21 B " "
Mon 22 B A/19A/12 Cotton "
Tue 23 B " "
Wed 24 B " "
Thu 25 G " "
Fri 26 G " "
Sat 27 G " "
Sun 28 D " "
Mon 29 D " "
Tue 30 D " "
Wed May 1 D A/19A/03 Bailey "
Thu 2 D " "
Fri 3 D R A/19A/16 Tinney Veloce
Sat 4 D R " "
Sun 5 D R " "
Mon 6 D R " "
Tue 7 D R " "
Wed 8 D R " "
Thu 9 D R " "
Fri 10 D R " "
Sat 11 G R " "
Sun 12 G R " "
Mon 13 B Director: Aluminising
Tue 14 B "
Wed 15 B "
Thu 16 B "
Fri 17 B R,F NOAO165 Burt Veloce
Sat 18 B R,F " "
Sun 19 B R,F NOAO166 Yu "
Mon 20 B R A/19A/10 Wittenmyer "
Tue 21 B R " "
Wed 22 B R A/19A/16 Tinney "
Thu 23 B R " "
Fri 24 B R " "
Sat 25 G R " "
Sun 26 G R " "
Mon 27 G R " "
Tue 28 D R " "
Wed 29 D R,T A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) 2dF + HERMES
Thu 30 D R Director: 19A/16 Tinney Veloce
Fri 31 D R A/19A/16 Tinney "
Sat June 1 D R " "
Sun 2 D R " "
Mon 3 D R " "
Tue 4 D R " "
Wed 5 D R " "
Thu 6 D R,T A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) 2dF + HERMES
Fri 7 D R,T " "
Sat 8 D R,T " "
Sun 9 G R,T " "
Mon 10 G R,T " "
Tue 11 B R,T " "
Wed 12 B R,T " "
Thu 13 B R,T " "
Fri 14 B R,T " "
Sat 15 B R,T " "
Sun 16 B R,T " "
Mon 17 B R,T " "
Tue 18 B R,T " "
Wed 19 B R,T " "
Thu 20 B R,T " "
Fri 21 B R,T " "
Sat 22 B R,T " "
Sun 23 B R,T " "
Mon 24 G R,T " "
Tue 25 G R,T " "
Wed 26 G R,T " "
Thu 27 D R,T " "
Fri 28 D R,T " "
Sat 29 D R,T " "
Sun 30 D R,T " "
Mon July 1 D R,T A/19A/02 Zucker 2dF + AAOmega: 580V+1700D
Tue 2 D R,T " "
Wed 3 D R,T " "
Thu 4 D R,T " "
Fri 5 D R,T " "
Sat 6 D R,T " "
Sun 7 D R,T " "
Mon 8 G R,T " "
Tue 9 G R,T " "
Wed 10 G R,T " "
Thu 11 B R,T A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) 2dF + HERMES
Fri 12 B R,T " "
Sat 13 B R,T " "
Sun 14 B R,T " "
Mon 15 B Director: PRAXIS PRAXIS
Tue 16 B " "
Wed 17 B " "
Thu 18 B " "
Fri 19 B " "
Sat 20 B " "
Sun 21 B " "
Mon 22 B R,H,T Director: POSCHECK (1st half) + A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) (2nd half) 2dF + HERMES
Tue 23 G R,T A/19A/15 Sharma (GALAH) "
Wed 24 G R,T " "
Thu 25 G R,T " "
Fri 26 D R,T " "
Sat 27 D R,T " "
Sun 28 D R,T " "
Mon 29 D R,T " "
Tue 30 D R,T Director: Hector 2dF + AAOmega
Wed 31 D R,T " "
 
Notes:
 
Dates
  • Red-shaded days are weekends or New South Wales public holidays. For 2019(A), the public holidays will be Friday 19 April (Good Friday), Saturday 20 April, Sunday 21 April (Easter), Monday 22 April (Easter Monday), Thursday 25 April (ANZAC day), Monday 10 June (Queen's Birthday).
  • Bright (B), grey (G) and dark (D) nights are colour coded with yellow, green, and blue respectively.
Conditions/notes:
F Fully supported nights. A support astronomer will be provided for programs that were awarded time through OPTICON and NOAO, and programs that were allocated 2 nights of Director's time through the Japanese-Australia time swap arrangement.
H Half night. Change halfway between 18-degree twilights.
T Target of Opportunity override available for AAOmega and HERMES. ToO Override Policy applies.
R Remote observing available. Observations can be conducted from either the AAT, or remotely from four remote observing sites in Australia. Remote observing is restricted to suitably experienced observers. Remote observing policy applies.
Override programs:
 
Standard override conditions apply. Extra conditions apply to competing overrides for observations of the same targets. Further specific conditions include:
19A/11 - Maximum of 3 nights. The following conditions apply:
  • The override can only be invoked when 2dF+AAOmega is available