Night Report 2014-11-30

Observers: Mathew Smith, Rob Firth & Georgios Dimitriadis

TAT: Cosimo Inserra, Annalisa de Cia

Photometric. No sign of clouds all night and the seeing is consistently around 1".

30 Nov: Our last night …… :(. EFOSC spectroscopy and imaging. Full details can be found here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/15crgwE3yxvsV2wpt5hH3Dhv4SXtYcGd-_hIKk0AX2gI

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CALIBRATIONS:

- 19:30UT - we have control of the telescope! Compared to last night, today looks amazing.

- 20:00UT - 2x PESSTO_bias & 1x PESSTO_calib

PRE-OBSERVATIONS:

- 23:30UT - Sunset:

- 23:40UT - Skyflats: UVi & BR

- 00:15UT - Focussing & image analysis

- 00:25UT - SPECTROSCOPIC STANDARD: Feige 110. Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.13

- 00:45UT - PHOT STD: TPHe (UgBVRriz): Seeing 0.8", Airmass 1.05

SCIENCE-OBSERVATIONS:

- 01:00UT - LSQ14ftp: Classification with gm13 for 2100s. Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.02

- 01:45UT - NGC7552-OT: Follow-up with gm11 & gm16 for 2x1800s each. Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.20

- 04:05UT - Focussing & image analysis

- 04:15UT - PESSTOESO154-G10: Follow-up with gm11 & gm16 for 2x1800s each. Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.20

- 06:30UT - PHOT STD: RU149 (UBVRigrz): Seeing 1.0", Airmass 1.17

- 06:45UT - SPECTROSCOPIC STANDARD: L745a: Seeing 0.8", Airmass 1.05 (1.0" slit only).

- 07:05UT - PESSTOESO154-G10: Follow-up in Ugriz. Seeing 0.8", Airmass 1.64

- 07:25UT - ASASSN-14ha: Follow-up in u for 300s. Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.33

- 07:40UT - PSNJ09204691-0803340: Follow-up with gm11 & gm16 for 1500s each. Seeing 1.1", Airmass 1.20

- 08:40UT - LSQ14ggr: Classification.

- Nothing seen in the acquisition image so aborted.

POST-OBSERVATIONS:

- 08:45UT - SPECTROSCOPIC STANDARD: L745a: Seeing 0.9", Airmass 1.06 (1.0" slit only).

- 09:15UT - PESSTO_calib (arcs only)

CERRADO POR EL NOCHE Y LA EXCURSION!

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SCIENCE-CONCLUSIONS:

- LSQ14ftp (Classification) SN Ic @ z=0.063 @ +10days (SNID)

- NGC7552-OT (Follow-up) A very red object in a @ z=0.006 galaxy. We cannot type it.

- PESSTOESO154-G10 (Follow-up) SN Ia 91T-like @ z=0.017 @ peak (SNID)

- PSNJ09204691-0803340 (Follow-up) Consistent with a SN IIn @ z=0.02

- LSQ14ggr (Classification) Not present!

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ATEL FOR LSQ14ftp SUBMITTED (http://www.astronomerstelegram.org/?read=6773) - THATS US DONE!