R4K is unavailable until otherwise noted

Monday, February 17, 2020

The R4K detector is not currently available for use, either in direct-imaging mode or with OSMOS.  One quadrant has excess random pattern noise while...

2.4m TCS PC Setup Quicklist Page added

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

The 2.4m TCS control PC, being a Windows10 system, is prone to occasional restarts, typically associated with software updates.  In order to try to get...

Interstellar comet 2l

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Interstellar comet 2l has been observed on the MDM telescopes.  Visit our Facebook page to see a movie demonstrating unprocessed data of comet 2l as...

Locks installed on all MDM buildings.

Friday, August 16, 2019

New push-button locks have been installed on all MDM buildings.  Before arrival to the facilities, please be sure you have acquired the access code from...

2019b Schedule Now Online

Monday, June 17, 2019

The 2019b schedule is now online 2019b Schedule.

What’s New at MDM Observatory?

The MDM Blog

Found below are items of interest that have recently occurred at MDM.  These could be anything from improvements to the instrumentation to some really interesting science using data from our telescopes.  If you have something you’d like added, send a comment to the address found below.