Equipment

For the equipment of the Astronomical Observatory of the University of Shumen please click here.

 

  3 m dome;

  15 cm Meniscas Maksutov-Cassegrain telescope (mounted in 3 m dome);

Diameter: 150 mm

Focal length: 2250 mm

Eyepieces: 6 mm; 10 mm; 16 mm; 25 mm; 40 mm (Huygens)

Magnification: ×375; ×225; ×140; ×90; ×56

* Two 60-mm refractor telescopes;

Electronic eyepiece Bresser PC Ocular;

Pixel array: 640 × 480

Pixel size: 9 μm × 9 μm

Field of view with the 15-cm telescope: 8.90' × 6.60'

 

* Six sextants for practical exercises with students;

* A model of the Solar System;

* Room for theoretical and practical lectures with students;

* Three scientific rooms of the astronomy professors;

* Sundial, Campus 3 of the University;

* Library with the astronomical literature.