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January - April 2012


January 2012 MMT Observing Schedule

Date*       Day    Moon     PI                  Instrument          Hecto Assistant      Secondary    Operator     Program

 1  (12.0)  S       8.1     Xu                  Red Channel                              f/9          McAfee       UAO-S9
 2     "    M       9.0     N. Smith            Blue Channel                             "            "            UAO-S42
 3     "    T      10.0     M&E                                                          f/5          Milone       M&E
 4  (11.9)  W      10.9     Fan                 SWIRC                                    "            "            UAO-S13
 5     "    Th     11.9     "                   "                                        "            "            "
 6     "    F      12.8     Egami               "                                        "            "            UAO-S10
 7     "    S      13.8     "                   "                                        "            "            "
 8     "    S     -13.3     M&E                                                          f/15         "            M&E
 9     "    M     -12.4     Morzinski           NGS/ARIES                                "            "            UAO-S11
10     "    T     -11.4     "                   "                                        "            Gottilla     "
11     "    W     -10.5     "                   "                                        "            "            "
12  (11.8)  Th     -9.5     "                   "                                        "            "            "
13     "    F      -8.6     M&E                 Blue Channel                             f/9          "            M&E
14     "    S      -7.6     Green               "                                        "            "            UAO-EPO63
15     "    S      -6.7     Sanders             "                                        "            "            SAO-7
16     "    M      -5.7     "                   "                                        "            "            "
17     "    T      -4.8     Berger              "                                        "            McAfee       SAO-12
18  (11.7)  W      -3.8     "                   "                                        "            "            "
19     "    Th     -2.9     N. Smith            "                                        "            "            UAO-S43
20     "    F      -1.9     Ammons              Hectospec                Berlind         f/5          "            PA-11B-0538
21     "    S      -1.0     "                   "                           "            "            "            "
22     "    S       0.0     "                   "                           "            "            "            "
23  (11.6)  M       0.9     Li                  "                           "            "            "            UAO-G80
24     "    T       1.9     Humphreys           "                        Calkins         "            Milone       UAO-G19
25     "    W       2.8     Berger              Blue Channel                             f/9          "            SAO-12 
26     "    Th      3.8     "                   "                                        "            "            "
27     "    F       4.7     Cai                 "                                        "            "            UAO-S100
28 " S 5.7 Weiner " " " UAO-S101
29 " S 6.6 Turner / Smith " " " UAO-S102 / UAO-S103 30 " M 7.6 Smith " " " UAO-S103 31 " T 8.5 Frye Red Channel " Gottilla UAO-S104 *Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon. Schedule may be subject to change



February 2012 MMT Observing Schedule Date* Day Moon PI Instrument Hecto Assistant Secondary Operator Program 1 (11.5) W 9.5 Zheng Red Channel f/9 Gottilla UAO-S105 2 (11.4) Th 10.4 Turner / Just " " " UAO-S102 / UAO-S106 3 " F 11.4 Strader Hectochelle Berlind f/5 " SAO-4 4 " S 12.3 " " " " " " 5 " S 13.2 " " " " " " 6 (11.3) M -13.8 " " " " " " 7 " T -12.9 " " Calkins " McAfee " 8 " W -11.9 " " " " " " 9 " T -11.0 M&E / Kong Hectospec " " " M&E / UAO-G83 10 " F -10.0 Geller " " " " SAO-3 11 (11.2) S -9.1 " " Berlind " " " 12 " S -8.1 Kim " " " " UAO-S18 13 " M -7.2 " " " " " " 14 " T -6.2 Kim / Li " " " Milone UAO-S18 / UAO-G80 15 (11.1) W -5.3 Humphreys " Calkins " " UAO-G19 16 " Th -4.3 Benbow(.1) / Ma(.9) " " " " SAO-6 / SAO-13 17 " F -3.4 Ma " " " " SAO-13 18 (11.0) S -2.4 Bayliss(.9)/Liu(.1) " " " " SAO-11 / SAO-10 19 " S -1.5 Bayliss " Berlind " " SAO-11 20 " M -0.5 Zaritsky " " " " UAO-S21 21 (10.9) T 0.4 Ford " " " Gottilla UAO-S12 22 " W 1.4 Bussmann Red Channel f/9 " SAO-8 23 " Th 2.3 " " " " " 24 " F 3.3 Fan Blue Channel " " UAO-S17 25 (10.8) S 4.2 Weiner " " " UAO-S8 26 " S 5.2 Berger " " " SAO-12 27 " M 6.1 " " " " " 28 (10.7) T 7.1 M&E / Wang Red Channel " McAfee M&E / UAO-G81 29 " W 8.0 Wang " " " UAO-G81 *Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon. Schedule may be subject to change.
March 2012 MMT Observing Schedule Date* Day Moon PI Instrument Hecto Assistant Secondary Operator Program 1 (10.7) Th 9.0 N. Smith Blue Channel f/9 McAfee UAO-S42 2 " F 9.9 Espaillat Hectospec Berlind f/5 " SAO-17 3 " S 10.8 Geller " " " " SAO-3 4 (10.6) S 11.8 Kolenberg Hectochelle " " " SAO-15 5 " M 12.7 " " " " " " 6 " T 13.7 " " Calkins " Milone " 7 " W -13.4 " " " " " " 8 " Th -12.4 " " " " " " 9 " F -11.5 " SWIRC " " SAO-16 10 (10.4) S -10.5 " " " " " 11 " S -9.6 Patience " " " UAO-S3 12 " M -8.6 " " " " " 13 (10.3) T -7.7 Geller Hectospec Calkins " Gottilla SAO-3 14 " W -6.7 " " " " " " 15 " Th -5.8 " " " " " " 16 (10.2) F -4.8 " " " " " " 17 " S -3.9 " " Berlind " " " 18 " S -2.9 Strader " " " " SAO-5 19 (10.1) M -2.0 " " " " " " 20 " T -1.0 Dave Blue Channel f/9 McAfee UAO-S5 21 " W -0.1 " " " " " 22 (10.0) Th 0.9 " " " " " 23 " F 1.8 Stark " " " UAO-S14 24 " S 2.8 " " " " " 25 (9.9) S 3.7 Berger " " " SAO-12 26 " M 4.7 " " " " " 27 " T 5.6 Milisavljevic " " Milone SAO-14 28 (9.8) W 6.6 " " " " " 29 " Th 7.5 Zheng Red Channel " " UAO-G82 30 " F 8.4 M&E f/15 " M&E 31 (9.7) S 9.4 Bendek LGS/ARIES " " UAO-E22 *Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon. Schedule may be subject to change. April 2012 MMT Observing Schedule Date* Day Moon PI Instrument Hecto Assistant Secondary Operator Program 1 (9.7) S 10.3 Bendek LGS/ARIES f/15 Milone UAO-E22 2 " M 11.3 M&E f/5 " M&E 3 (9.6) T 12.2 Strader Hectochelle Calkins " Gottilla SAO-5 4 " W 13.2 Meibom " " " " SAO-9 5 (9.5) Th -13.9 " " " " " " 6 " F -12.9 " " " " " " 7 " S -12.0 DIR / A. Brown " Berlind " " DIR / PA-12A-0332 8 (9.4) S -11.0 " / " " " " " " / " 9 " M -10.1 M&E " " Bridge Crane Installation 10 " T -9.1 " " McAfee " 11 (9.3) W -8.2 Fan Red Channel f/9 " UAO-S13 12 " Th -7.2 Williams " " " DIR 13 " F -6.3 " SPOL " " " 14 (9.2) S -5.3 " " " " " 15 " S -4.4 " " " " " 16 " M -3.4 N. Smith Blue Channel " " UAO-S43 17 (9.1) T -2.5 Bian " " Milone UAO-S7 18 " W -1.5 Brown " " " SAO-2 19 " Th -0.6 " " " " " 20 (9.0) F 0.4 " " " " " 21 " S 1.3 " " " " " 22 " S 2.3 " " " " " 23 (8.9) M 3.2 Wang(.1) / Brown(.9)" " " SAO-1 / SAO-2 24 " T 4.2 Bian / Cai Blue Channel " Gottilla UAO-S7 / UAO-S100 25 " W 5.1 Jiang Red Channel " " UAO-S4 26 (8.8) Th 6.1 " " " " " 27 " F 7.0 Holberg " " " UAO-S2 28 " S 7.9 " " " " " 29 (8.7) S 8.9 Green, E. Blue Channel " " UAO-S31 30 " M 9.8 " " " " " *Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon. Schedule may be subject to change.