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Night Report 2016-09-28

Observing: Lawrence Short
Support Team: Simon Prentice & Phil James
TAT: Janet Chen & Nancy Elias-Rosa


Start of night: UT 00:02 = LST 19:52


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Weather conditions

Start of night: Wind > 15m/s  
Middle of night: Clear but Pyrgeometer value relatively high, seeing~1.4"
End of night: Clear, seeing ~1.5"

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Calibrations

Daytime: EFOSC bias (17:37), spec arcs and flats (17:53). 
Evening: No flats, NTT closed due to wind 
Morning: BR Flats (09:40)

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All observations with EFOSC
Wind > 15m/s, above NTT limit to open
02:25 Wind finally dropped for long enough to open telescope
        but can only point south
02:34 Spec Std - LTT7379
02:45 Pointing restriction lifted
02:57 SN2016gkg (follow-up) g11+g16
04:00 Focus
04:23 SN2016gkg (follow-up) UBVRi
04:40 SMT16zeo (classification) -- not confident object was in slit
05:05 Spec Std - Feige110
05:29 OGLE16dpg (classification)
06:01 OGLE16dwh (classification)
06:32 AT2016gqc (classification)
06:41 AT2016gqb classification attempted but object vanished
06:48 AT2016glo (classification)
07:23 AT2016aqf (follow-up) gr13
07:25 Pointing restriction back in place, can only point south
08:16 AT2016gom (classification)
08:40 OGLE16dwy (classification)
09:10 Spec Std - EG21


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End of night: UT 09:03 = LST 04:55
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