NASA-LMT Images and Movies

 

Orbital Debris Images acquired with the 3m LMT

        Micro-Channel Plate (MCP) Video Stills of Satellite Transit

        MCP Video Stills of Tumbling Satellite

        MCP Video Stills of Meteor Transit

       

        Time Delay Integration (TDI) Image at Sidereal Rate (w/ chopper) of Molniya satellite

        TDI Image of 12.5 centimeter diameter Orbital Object

TDI Image of 2 meter diameter Orbital Object

 

Astronomical Images acquired with the 3m LMT

           New ! NASA-LMT   MPEG-1 Movie of a Satellite passing near Messier 57

       New ! NASA-LMT  Image of Comet 2000 WM1 (LINEAR)  - Two consecutive night's observations

         NASA-LMT Performance Comparison with Palomar Sky Survey (POSS)

        BVR Composite TDI Image of Galaxy Pair NGC 3424 and 3430

        BVR Composite TDI Image of  Interacting Galaxies NGC 3395 and 3396

       BVR Composite TDI Image of  Messier 57 (The Ring Nebula)    [plus comparison with HST Image]

        BVR Composite TDI sequence through Canes Venatici (16 x 30 arcminutes)

        TDI sequence through the Milky Way (0.34 X 1.01)  [White Light]

        NASA-LMT Image Quality Improvement Demonstration: BVR Composite TDI Image of Galaxy Pair NGC 3395 and 3396

 

MPEG Movies of the Liquid Mirror

Mirror rotation being stopped
Mirror being spun-up
 

Special!! Miscellaneous Images Acquired in the Sunspot Area (Comets, Weather Phenomena, etc)

Comet Hyakutake 1
Comet Hyakutake 2
 
Clouds 1