Facilities & Directions

MMT Tucson Offices

Steward Observatory, University of Arizona.Steward Observatory

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MMT Observatory, Mt. Hopkins
Elevation 2606m (8550 ft)
Latitude +31d 41′ 19.6
Longitude 110d 53′ 04.4″
Time Zone GMT +7 hours (MST)
Median Seeing 0.7″ (FWHM)

Facilities at the summit: Telescope, Control room, full self-service kitchen (including: oven, microwaves, fridge, freezer, dishes & silverware etc).

Facilites just below the summit (within walking distance): common building with full self service kitchen (including: visitors food storage, fridges, freezers, microwaves, oven), clothes washing facilities, cable television, library, wireless internet & pool table. Full dorms are just beside the common building.

Visitors must bring all food supplies with them. The nearest grocery shops are in Green Valley.

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