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The Future of Small, Inexpensive, Continuously Operating, Wide Field Cameras

  • Robert J. Nemiroff
  • Bruce Rafert
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Part of the Astrophysics and Space Science Library book series (ASSL, volume 287/8/9)

Abstract

New technology makes it possible to continuously monitor and store the entire optical nighttime sky and place this information on the World Wide Web for anyone in the world. This makes it possible for a global network of wide-angle night sky web cameras that operate 24/7/365 and deliver photometric accuracy.

all-sky monitors CONCAM 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert J. Nemiroff
    • 1
  • Bruce Rafert
    • 1
  1. 1.Michigan Technological UniversityHoughtonUSA

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