Mapping Sun at 4cm with UMRAO

(Lab #3)

AY 361 -- April 16, 2003

Preparation for Lab

You will need to collect some information before we can observe the sun at the UMRAO. There will not be very much time to collect data on-site for each group, and the following parameters need to be determined ahead of time.

Local Date: 2003 April 16

Local Time: 3:00p, 3:15p, 3:30p, 3:45p, 4:00p, 4:15p, 4:30p, 4:45p, 5:00p

UT Date:

UT Time:

Local Sidereal Time:

Solar Right Ascension: (HHMMSST)

Solar Declination: (sDDMMSS)

dRA/dt in units of 0.1sec/hr:

dDec/dt in units of "/hr:

Useful Reference: Astronomical Almanac/Nautical Almanac