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  • November 17 - A Night Under the Stars

    F.L. Whipple Observatory brings you A Night Under the Stars on Friday, Nov. 17, at the Historic Canoa Ranch. Join Ben Weiner, MMTO staff scientist, for a presentation at 5:00pm. Stargazing will follow starting at 6:00pm (weather permitting), courtesy of the Sonora Astronomical Society. The Ranch is located south of Tucson near Green Valley, following the Canoa Ranch Dr., exit 56, off I-19. A map and more details can be found here.

  • Revised November observing schedule

    The revised November observing schedule can be found here.

  • Binospec Commissioning Update

    Commissioning of the Binospec instrument on the telescope went well! It will continue in December, along with science program observations planned as well.