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Night Log 2020-08-23

24 Aug 2020, 05:50 UTC
Night Log 2020-08-23
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SA: Encarni
SO: Thea
Others:

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Summary
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A good night despite having quite a few high clouds tonight - it was mostly offset by the good seeing and very few technical problems.

Science data taken for:
2018-1-MLT-005 P1 HRS (HRS observations of symbiotic stars)
2020-1-MLT-005 P1 RSS (Study of extraplanar diffuse ionized gas in moderately inclined galaxies.)
2019-2-SCI-031 P2 HRS (Study of RV Tauri stars without a circumbinary disc.)
2018-1-MLT-003 P2 RSS (x2) (Spectral study of starforming rings in S0 galaxies)
2020-1-SCI-030 P2 RSS (Understanding the recent star-formation in Magellanic Bridge. )
2020-1-MLT-007 P2 RSS (Observations of supernovae, near and far. @_sublunar_)
2020-1-MLT-002 P2 HRS (HRS study of long-period eclipsing binaries)
2018-2-MLT-005 P2 RSS (Probing the winds from massive binary star supernova progenitors)
2020-1-SCI-021 P3 HRS (Constraining stellar parameters of Galactic and SMC massive binaries)
2018-2-LSP-001 P3 HRS (Observing optical counterparts of transient objects)
2020-1-MLT-003 P4 HRS (Spectroscopic observations of central stars of mid-infrared nebulae)
2019-2-SCI-049 P4 HRS (Following the time evolution of polluted white dwarfs.)
2020-1-SCI-023 P4 HRS (Probing the binarity of a sample of galactic proto-planetary nebulae)

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