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Night Log 2020-11-03

4 Nov 2020, 05:50 UTC
Night Log 2020-11-03
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SA: Enrico
SO: Thea
Others: Stephen H


Battled through some thick cloud during the first part of the night leading to quite a few low priority observations. Second part of the night gradually improved and we were able to rally some higher priority observations despite occasional fast moving thinner cloud clumps. A sneak assault by some thicker clouds towards the end of the night forced some more lower priority observations. All in all we were able to muster 16 blocks with only minor technical downtime experienced.

Science data taken for:
2020-2-SCI-030 P1 RSS (Identifying which heluum-rich hot subdwarfs are binaries)
2020-1-MLT-002 P1 HRS (HRS study of long-period eclipsing binaries)
2020-2-SCI-042 P1 RSS (x2) (Finding young stars and their planets)
2020-2-MLT-006 P2 RSS (x2) (SALT Spectroscopic Survey of IR 12MGS Seyfert Galaxies)
2019-1-MLT-008 P2 HRS (x2) (HRS monitoring of yellow symbiotic systems)
2020-2-SCI-037 P3 HRS (Mangetospheric accretion in V899 Mon)
2020-1-MLT-008 P3 RSS (Obtaining redshifts for G4Jy sources - the brightest radio galaxies in the southern sky)
2020-2-SCI-011 P3 HRS (Measuring the orbits of double white dwarfs. @_sublunar_)
2020-2-SCI-007 P4 HRS (x3) (Searching for new chemically peculiar stars in the southern hemisphere.)
2020-2-SCI-008 P4 HRS (x2) (Chemically peculiar ...

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