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Observing At Kitt Peak - General Overview for Observers and Staff

Proposing To Observe
How to Apply for Observing Time
Staff Contacts for Instrument Questions
On first night of observing run: Please arrive at telescope by 1:30 PM, or negotiate another time with staff contact.
KPNO and NSO User Handbook
Tools for Computing Observing Information
Telescopes and Instruments
Available Telescopes and Instruments
Telescope and Instrument Documentation
Mayall 4 Meter Parameters
2.1 Meter Parameters
Observing Run Preparation
Observing Run Checklist
Kitt Peak Observing Run Preparation (ORP) Form
REMOTE OBSERVING INFORMATION
Coordinate Cache Submission Form
Help - Submission Form Error Messages
2.1m observers note: telescope operators are not provided. Please read the
2.1m Observer's Handbook prior to your run.
- PDF Version
2.1m Operations Workstations (overview)
Coudè Feed Documentation

CCD and IR Detector Characteristics
Filter Information
CCD Imaging Options
Imaging Exposure Time Calculator
Spectroscopic Capabilities
Spectroscopic Exposure Time Calculator
Spectral Atlas Central - for comparison arcs
Standard Star Catalogs Available

Kitt Peak Transportation Shuttle Information
NOAO Application for government Motor Vehicle Operator's Identification Card
Route Map from Tucson to Kitt Peak
Map of Kitt Peak Summit
During Your Observing Run
SERVICE - web form for reporting problems 
Night Lunch Request Form
Observatory Policies for Dome Closing Conditions
Please Complete the Following Form Nightly
Kitt Peak Observing/Telescope Log Form
KPNO & WIYN Target of Opportunity Response