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Night Log 2020-06-23

24 Jun 2020, 05:50 UTC
Night Log 2020-06-23
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SA: Rosalind
SO: Thea
Others: Encarni for the 2nd half

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Summary
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A beautiful clear night with variable seeing. A few technical problems at the beginning of the night, but smooth sailing afterwards.

Science data taken for:
2020-1-SCI-029 P0 RSS (Spectroscopy of Supernovae)
2020-1-SCI-020 P1 HRS (Studies of new heart-beating stars.)
2020-1-SCI-005 P1 RSS (Nuclei of two dwarf galaxies in different environments)
2018-1-MLT-005 P1 HRS (HRS observations of symbiotic stars)
2019-1-MLT-003 P1 HRS (A SALT survey of chemically-peculiar hot subdwarfs.)
2020-1-SCI-010 P1 RSS (Galaxies responsible for ultrastrong MgII absorption.)
2019-1-LSP-001 P2 RSS (Tracing the evolution of the most massive galaxies in the universe)
2019-2-MLT-004 P2 RSS (Monitoring the line emission in Southern Galactic Be/X-ray binaries)
2018-2-LSP-001 P2 RSS (Observing optical counterparts of transient objects)
2020-1-SCI-016 P2 RSS (Confirming green pea galaxies from the HSC survey)
2018-2-MLT-005 P3 RSS (x2) (Probing the winds from massive binary star supernova progenitors)
2019-1-MLT-008 P3 HRS (HRS monitoring of yellow symbiotic systems)
2020-1-SCI-036 P4 RSS (Probing the environment inside Extreme Emission Line Dwarf Galaxies)

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