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High Altitude Observatory

(HAO)
(NCAR unit observing and monitoring the Sun)

The High Altitude Observatory is a unit within NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research) conducting research and monitoring observation of the Sun, with solar telescopes located in Hawaii, a facility called Mauna Loa Solar Observatory (MLSO). The emphasis is on solar phenomena that affect Earth. Instruments:

Former instruments:

Coronal Solar Magnetism Observatory is a plan for future instruments.


(observatory,organization,solar,Hawaii,NCAR)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_Altitude_Observatory
https://www2.hao.ucar.edu/

Referenced by pages:
Coronal Solar Magnetism Observatory (COSMO)
solar physics
solar telescope

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