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Night Log 2021-01-22

23 Jan 2021, 05:50 UTC
Night Log 2021-01-22
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SA: Rosalind
SO: Veronica
Others:

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Summary
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A productive night with very good, stable seeing. We closed for some time due to clouds but there was no tech downtime.

Science data taken for:
2018-1-MLT-002 P1 HRS (Longterm observations of a Be XRB)
2019-2-SCI-026 P1 RSS (Unveiling the structure of the Vela supercluster behind the Zone of Avoidance)
2020-1-DDT-009 P1 HRS (Looking for exocomets around Beta Pictoris with SALT)
2019-1-MLT-008 P2 HRS (HRS monitoring of yellow symbiotic systems)
2020-2-SCI-017 P2 RSS (Monitoring the spectropolarimetric behavior of blazars)
2018-2-MLT-006 P2 RSS (Study of unclassified extragalactic NuSTAR serendipitous sources)
2019-2-MLT-004 P2 HRS (x2) (Monitoring the line emission in Southern Galactic Be/X-ray binaries)
2020-2-MLT-004 P2 RSS (Population study of stellar rotation rates in open clusters)
2020-2-MLT-003 P3 HRS (Follow-up of rare SB4 discovered in Gaia-ESO, GALAH and APOGEE)
2020-2-MLT-006 P3 RSS (SALT Spectroscopic Survey of IR 12MGS Seyfert Galaxies)
2020-1-MLT-008 P3 RSS (Obtaining redshifts for G4Jy sources - the brightest radio galaxies in the southern sky)

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