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Smithsonian Institute on Mauna Kea.

What does this program measure?

This program takes images of the sky at Mauna Loa observatory and Mauna Kea sites stored in jpg format.

How does this program work?

Various types of digital CCD cameras and computers connected on the network. Measurements at MLO are continuous. Images are posted online at the MLO web site and are thus available to the public.

Click here to view Today's Mauna Loa Web Camera page.

Why is this research important?

To archive images which can be use to aid data analysis which is done later in time.

Are there any trends in the data?

Not Applicable.

How does this program fit into the big picture?

What is it's role in global climate change?

Not Applicable.

Comments and References

Lead Investigator(s):

Darryl Kuniyuki
808-933-6965 (x236)

MLO Contact(s):

Darryl Kuniyuki
Preston Sato
808-933-6965 (x236)

Web Site(s)

Date Started


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