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August - December 2012


August 2012 MMT Observing Schedule

Date*       Day    Moon     PI                  Instrument          Hecto Assistant      Secondary    Operator        Program    

 1   (8.4)  W      14.0     Shutdown		
 2     "    Th    -13.0     "			
 3   (8.5)  F     -12.1     "			
 4     "    S     -11.1     "			
 5     "    S     -10.2     "			
 6     "    M      -9.2     "			
 7   (8.6)  T      -8.3     "			
 8     "    W      -7.3     "			
 9     "    Th     -6.4     "			
10     "    F      -5.4     "			
11   (8.7)  S      -4.5     "			
12     "    S      -3.5     "			
13     "    M      -2.6     "			
14   (8.8)  T      -1.7     "			
15     "    W      -0.7     "			
16     "    Th      0.2     "			
17   (8.9)  F       1.2     "			
18     "    S       2.1     "			
19     "    S       3.1     "			
20   (9.0)  M       4.0     "			
21     "    T       5.0     M&E                 Red Channel                              f/9          McAfee          M&E
22     "    W       5.9     Berger              Blue Channel                             "            McAfee/Martin   SAO-11 
23   (9.1)  Th      6.9     "                   "                                        "                 "          "
24     "    F       7.8     Stark               "                                        "                 "          UAO-S58
25     "    S       8.8     Gizis               Red Channel                              "                 "          PA-12B-0233
26   (9.2)  S       9.7     "                   "                                        "                 "          "
27     "    M      10.7     Flaherty / Meibom   Hectochelle            Berlind           f/5               "          UAO-S9 / SAO-16
28   (9.3)  T      11.6     Strader             "                         "              "            Milone/Martin   SAO-19
29     "    W      12.6     "                   "                         "              "                 "          "
30   (9.4)  Th     13.5     Caldwell            "                         "              "            Milone          SAO-6
31     "    F     -13.5     Flaherty / Meibom   "                      Calkins           "            "               UAO-S9 / SAO-16

*Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon.

Schedule may be subject to change.
 


September 2012 MMT Observing Schedule Date* Day Moon PI Instrument Hecto Assistant Secondary Operator Program
1 (9.4) S -12.6 A. Brown Hectochelle Calkins f/5 Milone PA-12B-0197 2 (9.5) S -11.6 " " " " " " 3 " M -10.7 " " " " " " 4 " T -9.7 M&E f/15 Gottilla/Martin M&E 5 (9.6) W -8.8 " " " " 6 " Th -7.8 Jiang Red Channel f/9 " UAO-S10 7 " F -6.9 " " " Gottilla " 8 (9.7) S -5.9 " " " " " 9 " S -5.0 Green / Olszewski Blue Channel " " UAO-S18 / UAO-S6 10 " M -4.1 Olszewski " " " UAO-S6 11 (9.8) T -3.1 " " " McAfee " 12 " W -2.2 Cai " " McAfee/Martin UAO-S2 13 " Th -1.2 " " " " " 14 (9.9) F -0.3 Berger " " " SAO-11 15 " S 0.7 " " " " " 16 " S 1.6 " " " " " 17 (10.0) M 2.6 You SPOL " " UAO-S15 18 " T 3.5 " " " Milone/Martin " 19 " W 4.5 " " " Milone " 20 (10.1) Th 5.4 Williams " " " DIR 21 " F 6.4 Zakamska " " " PA-12B-0181 22 " S 7.3 " " " " " 23 (10.2) S 8.3 Williams " " " DIR 24 " M 9.2 Jones MMTPol f/15 " UAO-G92 25 " T 10.2 " " " Ortiz " 26 (10.3) W 11.1 " " " Alegria " 27 " Th 12.1 Dupree / M&E ARIES " " SAO-15 / M&E 28 " F 13.0 Dupree / Evans " " Di Miceli SAO-15 / UAO-G90 29 (10.4) S 14.0 Dupree / Stone " " " SAO-15 / UAO-S11 30 " S -13.1 " / " " " Gottilla " / " *Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon. Schedule may be subject to change.



October 2012 MMT Observing Schedule

Date*       Day   Moon    PI                  Instrument          Hecto Assistant      Secondary    Operator          Program

 1  (10.4)  M    -12.1    Dupree / Stone      ARIES                                    f/15         Gottilla          SAO-15 / UAO-S11
 2  (10.5)  T    -11.2    "      /   "        "                                        "            "                 "      /   "
 3     "    W    -10.2    Meibom              Hectochelle            Calkins           f/5          "                 SAO-16
 4     "    Th    -9.3    "                   "                         "              "            Ortiz             "
 5  (10.6)  F     -8.3    Raymond             "                         "              "            "                 SAO-4
 6     "    S     -7.4    Wright              Hectospec                 "              "            Gottilla          SAO-7
 7     "    S     -6.4    "                   "                      Berlind           "            "                 "
 8  (10.7)  M     -5.5    "                   "                         "              "            "                 "
 9     "    T     -4.6    Hwang (Benbow)      "                         "              "            Milone            SAO-10 (SAO-8)
10     "    W     -3.6    "                   "                         "              "            "                 SAO-10 (SAO-9)
11     "    Th    -2.7    Hwang               "                      Calkins           "            "                 SAO-10
12  (10.8)  F     -1.7    Meibom / Caldwell   Hectochelle               "              "            "                 SAO-16 / SAO-2
13     "    S     -0.8    Berger              Blue Channel                             f/9          "                 SAO-11
14     "    S      0.2    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
15  (10.9)  M      1.1    Smith               "                                        "            "                 UAO-S42
16     "    T      2.1    "                   "                                        "            Gottilla          "
17     "    W      3.0    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
18     "    Th     4.0    Bian                "                                        "            "                 UAO-S1
19  (11.0)  F      4.9    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
20     "    S      5.9    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
21     "    S      6.8    Clement             Red Channel                              "            "                 UAO-S13
22  (11.1)  M      7.8    "                   "                                        "            Gottilla/Martin   "
23     "    T      8.7    "                   "                                        "            Martin/Alegria    "
24     "    W      9.7    "                   "                                        "            " / "             "
25     "    Th    10.6    Kiminki             Blue Channel                             "            " / "             UAO-S8
26  (11.2)  F     11.6    "                   "                                        "            Martin/Ortiz      "
27     "    S     12.5    "                   "                                        "            Martin/Di Miceli  "
28     "    S     13.5    "                   "                                        "            " / "             "
29     "    M    -13.6    Caldwell / Flaherty Hectochelle            Berlind           f/5          " / "             SAO-6 / UAO-S9
30  (11.3)  T    -12.6    Caldwell            "                         "              "            Milone            SAO-6 
31     "    W    -11.7    Caldwell / Flaherty "                         "              "            "                 SAO-6 / UAO-S9

*Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon.

Schedule may be subject to change.



November 2012 MMT Observing Schedule

Date*       Day   Moon    PI                  Instrument          Hecto Assistant      Secondary    Operator          Program

 1  (11.3)  Th   -10.7    Brown               Hectospec/MMT Cam      Berlind           f/5          Milone            SAO-1
 2  (11.4)  F     -9.8    "                   "                      Calkins           "            "                 "
 3     "    S     -8.8    Hillenbrand         Hectospec                 "              "            "                 PA-12B-0295
 4     "    S     -7.9    Liu                 "                         "              "            "                 UAO-G86
 5     "    M     -7.0    Liu / Kim           "                         "              "            "                 UAO-G86 / DIR
 6     "    T     -6.0    Neugent / Apai      "                      Berlind           "            Gottilla          PA-12B-0129 / DIR
 7  (11.5)  W     -5.1    Neugent             "                         "              "            "                 PA-12B-0129
 8     "    Th    -4.1    Brown               Blue Channel                             f/9          "                 SAO-3
 9     "    F     -3.2    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
10     "    S     -2.2    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
11  (11.6)  S     -1.3    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
12     "    M     -0.3    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
13     "    T      0.6    Berger              "                                        "            Martin/Alegria    SAO-11
14     "    W      1.6    "                   "                                        "            "  /  "           "
15     "    Th     2.5    "                   "                                        "            "  /  "           "
16  (11.7)  F      3.5    Hinz                "                                        "            "  /  "           DIR
17     "    S      4.4    Cool                Red Channel                              "            "  / Di Miceli    "
18     "    S      5.4    Zaritsky            "                                        "            "  /  "           UAO-S7
19     "    M      6.3    "                   "                                        "            "  /  "           "
20  (11.8)  T      7.3    "                   "                                        "            Milone/Martin     "
21     "    W      8.2    McGreer             "                                        "            Milone            UAO-S14
22     "    Th     9.2    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
23     "    F     10.1    Smith               Blue Channel                             "            "                 UAO-S44
24     "    S     11.1    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
25     "    S     12.0    M&E                 "                                        "            "                 M&E
26     "    M     13.0    Foley               Hectochelle            Berlind           f/5          "                 SAO-5
27     "    T     13.9    "                   "                         "              "            Gottilla          "
28  (11.9)  W    -13.1    Caldwell            "                         "              "            "                 SAO-6
29     "    Th   -12.2    Walker              "                         "              "            "                 SAO-17
30     "    F    -11.2    "                   "                      Calkins           "            "                 "

*Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon.

Schedule may be subject to change.



December 2012 MMT Observing Schedule

Date*       Day   Moon    PI                  Instrument          Hecto Assistant      Secondary    Operator          Program

 1  (11.9)  S    -10.3    Brown               Hectospec/MMT Cam      Calkins           f/5          Gottilla          SAO-1
 2     "    S     -9.4    "                   "                         "              "            "                 "
 3     "    M     -8.4    Berger              Hectospec                 "              "            "                 SAO-11
 4     "    T     -7.5    Humphreys           "                      Berlind           "            Martin            UAO-G91
 5     "    W     -6.5    "                   "                         "              "            "                 "
 6     "    Th    -5.6    Neugent / Wu        "                         "              "            "                 PA-0129/UAO-G88  
 7  (12.0)  F     -4.6    "       / "         "                         "              "            "                 "      /   "
 8     "    S     -3.7    Liu / Wong          "                      Calkins           "            "                 UAO-G86/UAO-S16
 9     "    S     -2.7    Li  / Wong          "                         "              "            "                 UAO-G87/   "
10     "    M     -1.8    M&E / Wong          "                         "              "            "                 M&E    /   "
11     "    T     -0.8    "   /  "            "                         "              "            Milone            "      /   "
12     "    W      0.1    Stark               Blue Channel                             f/9          "                 UAO-S58
13     "    Th     1.1    Shen                "                                        "            "                 SAO-12
14     "    F      2.0    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
15     "    S      3.0    Berger              "                                        "            "                 SAO-11
16     "    S      3.9    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
17     "    M      4.9    "                   "                                        "            "                 "
18     "    T      5.8    "                   "                                        "            Milone/Martin     "
19     "    W      6.8    Milisavljevic       "                                        "            Martin/Alegria    SAO-14
20     "    Th     7.7    "                   "                                        "            "  /  "           "
21     "    F      8.7    Patience            NGS/ARIES                                f/15         "  /  "           UAO-S3
22     "    S      9.6    "                   "                                        "            Martin/Ortiz      "
23     "    S     10.6    "                   "                                        "            Martin/Alegria    "
24     "    M     11.5    CLOSED
25     "    T     12.5    Morzinski           NGS/ARIES                                f/15         Martin/Alegria    UAO-S43
26     "    W     13.4    "                   "                                        "            Gottilla          "
27     "    Th   -13.6    Morzinski/Z. Jiang  "                                        "            "                 UAO-S43/UAO-G89
28     "    F    -12.7    Dittmann            "                                        "            "                 SAO-13
29     "    S    -11.8    Patience            "                                        "            "                 UAO-S3
30     "    S    -10.8    M&E                 NGS Topbox                               "            "                 M&E
31     "    M     -9.9    "                   "                                        "            "                 "

*Numbers in parentheses are the number of hours for which the Sun is greater than 12 degrees below the horizon.

Schedule may be subject to change.