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Big Astronomy

fri05may8:15 pmfri8:45 pmBig Astronomy8:15 pm - 8:45 pm(GMT-10:00) Hōkūlani Imaginarium, 45-720 Kea‘ahala Rd., Kane‘ohe, Hawai‘i Event Organized ByHōkūlani Imaginarium

Event Details

People, Places, Discoveries explores three observatories located in extreme environments and remote locations in Chile. Due to its special climate and location, which creates stable, dry air Chile is one of the best places in the world for astronomy. By 2022, 70% of the world’s optical and infrared collecting power will be located in Chile. The show highlights the multitude of careers needed to keep the great observatories working. 

Narrated by: Barbara Rojas-Ayala, a Chilean astronomer

Time

May 5, 2023 8:15 pm - 8:45 pm(GMT-10:00)

Location

Hōkūlani Imaginarium

45-720 Kea‘ahala Rd., Kane‘ohe, Hawai‘i

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