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Black Forest O bservatory . Marc Joe and Anna Cucci. location. Colorado springs, Colorado. Founder. Paul B Van Slyke Became obssesed with a dream beyond the creation of matter to create an educational public observatory like none ever created before. Key Facts.

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Black forest o bservatory

Black Forest Observatory

Marc Joe and Anna Cucci


Location
location

  • Colorado springs, Colorado


Founder
Founder

  • Paul B Van Slyke

  • Became obssesed with a dream beyond the creation of matter to create an educational public observatory like none ever created before


Key facts
Key Facts

  • was Colorado's largest observatory

  • It had been in existence for over 15 years


More facts
More facts

  • One of the smallest observatories in the United States.


Hours of operation
Hours of operation

  • No longer in business

  • Closed indefinitely 11 years ago



Location1
Location

Kamuela, Hawaii


Facts
facts

  • The CFH observatory hosts a world-class, 3.6 meter optical/infrared telescope

  • The CFH Telescope became operational in 1979


Facts continued
Facts continued

  • The observatory is located on top the summit of Mauna Kea a 4200 meter dormant volcano located on the island of Hawaii.


Headquarters
Headquarters

  • The Observatory headquarters are located in Waimea

  • Waimea known as kamuela to the U.S. postal services


Employment oppurtunities
Employment oppurtunities

  • Now hiring instrument engineers two open positions

  • System administrators

  • Full time


Visitation
Visitation

  • Due to limited staffing they don’t do tours

  • They offer a very good downloadable brochure

  • If interested check out the visitor information site


Major discoveries
Major Discoveries

  • First Trojan asteroid discovered


Contact informations
Contact informations

  • Mail and Deliveries:

  • CFHT Corporation

  • 65-1238 Mamalahoa Hwy

  • Kamuela, Hawaii 96743

  • USA Phone: (808) 885-7944

  • Fax: (808) 885-7288

  • E-mail: info@cfht.hawaii.edu

  • WWW: http://www.cfht.hawaii.edu

  • FTP: ftp.cfht.hawaii.edu

  • Hale Pohaku Phone: (808) 935-9001

  • Summit Phone: (808) 961-2630

  • Fax: (808) 935-4511