Werner Schmidt Observatory
210 Station Ave
Dennis-Yarmouth High School
South Yarmouth, MA 02664
The Werner Schmidt Observatory (I06), Lat N 41° 40′ 42″ Long W 70° 11′ 37″, includes a 12.5-foot Ash dome, and a warm room where much of the imaging from the dome can be viewed.
Our equipment includes:
|12 1/2 -inch Planewave telescope||18-inch Obsession reflector|
|Celestron 14-inch reflector||101 mm Televue APO refractor|
|8-inch Schmidt-Cassegrain||SBIG ST-8XE CCD camera|
|8-inch Dobsonian||MallinCam color video camera|
|6-inch Ritchey-Chretien on a Losmandy mount for photographic work||Stellacam STV video camera|
|6-inch Meade LightSwitch||47-inch LCD TV|
|Two Solar hydrogen alpha telescopes (SolarMax II 60mm and Lunt LS100T)||Various computers with astronomy and other scientific software with Internet access|
If you are a CCAS member and wish to borrow a telescope for use at home, please check with the director of the observatory, Charlie Burke. We usually have loaner scopes available.