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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  Sun, 16 Dec 2018 18:51:55 GMT, 10:51 PST.
 

Pasadena, CA weather via rssWeather.com
Pasadena, CA Weather :: 43F
43F
Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.

 

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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