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Caltech/Pasadena (California Institute of Technology)

TCCON Status: Provisional

Located in Pasadena, CA

34.13623N, 118.126897W (Linde-Robinson coelostat - according to Google and phone GPS)
~230 masl on the roof (237 m according to a phone GPS)
~210 masl in the sub-basement?
Wennberg, Roehl, Blavier, Wunch

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The latest image looking South from the Millikan Library at Caltech:

South-looking webcam from Millikan Library, Caltech

Here's a YouTube video description of our fancy new LEED laboratory. Here's the link if it doesn't appear below:

Weather

Live weather station at Caltech:

http://tccon-weather.caltech.edu/

The current pyranometer level:

Is the dome open? It is currently  Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:09:15 GMT, 09:09 PST.
 

Pasadena, CA weather via rssWeather.com
Pasadena, CA Weather :: 43F
43F
Today
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 66. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Light south southeast wind becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 92.

 

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 Treffers_AAS_Coelostat_2013.pdf
Dick Treffers' coelostat poster presented at the AAS in Long Beach, 2013.
7.9 MB10:33, 11 Jan 2013dwunchActions