Magellan 1 - Baade Telescope - Instruments f/11
The Inamori Magellan Areal Camera and Spectrograph (IMACS) is a very versatile wide-field imager and multi-object spectrograph.
The 2014A IMACS mask submission deadline is still 6 weeks prior to your awarded observing time. Early semester observers are requested to submit masks ASAP and every effort will be made to have masks installed for your run..
A wide field near-infrared camera undergoing commissioning at Baade NASE platform.
- - [commissioning instrument is available for observing proposals in 2014A]
The FIRE (Folded port InfraRed Echellette) spectrograph is a moderate resolution near-infrared echellette.
Magellan II - Clay Telescope - Instruments f/11
The Magellan Inamori Kyocera Echelle (MIKE) is a high-throughput double echelle spectrograph.
The MagE (Magellan Echellette) Spectrograph is a moderate-resolution optical echellette.
The Low Dispersion Survey Spectrograph (LDSS-3) is a high efficiency, wide-field multislit spectrograph.
The 2014A LDSS3 mask submission deadline is still 6 weeks prior to your awarded observing time. Early semester observers are requested to submit masks ASAP and every effort will be made to have masks installed for your run.
Magellan II - Clay Telescope - Instruments f/5
- MEGACAM - 2014A campaigns TBD
Megacam is a large mosaic CCD camera with a 24' x 24' field-of-view. The camera uses 36 2048 x 4608 pixel CCDs with a scale of 0.08"/pixel. Megacam is operated in campaign mode at the f/5 CASS focus.
- - 2014A campaigns TBD.
MMIRS is a JHK imager and multislit spectrograph employing a 2048 by 2048 pixel Hawaii-2 array and is operated in campaign mode at the f/5 CASS focus.
The 2014A MMIRS mask submission deadline is TBD in order to allow 6 weeks for production and delivery prior to the start of the MMIRS campaigns on TBD.
Magellan II - Clay Telescope - MagAO f/16
Magellan Adaptive Optics system Undergoing commissioning in 2013A 25 March - 12 April 2013.