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Pointing and tracking performance of the W.M. Keck Telescope
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Paper Abstract

The achieved pointing and tracking performance of the telescope is presented and compared with the Keck goals. The implications of the current performance on observing are discussed, and planned remedies for deficiencies in pointing and tracking are proposed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1994
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 2199, Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes V, (1 June 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.176182
Show Author Affiliations
Hilton Lewis, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
William Lupton, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
Mark J. Sirota, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
Terry S. Mast, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
Jerry E. Nelson, W.M. Keck Observatory (United States)
Patrick T. Wallace, Rutherford Appleton Lab. (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2199:
Advanced Technology Optical Telescopes V
Larry M. Stepp, Editor(s)

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