Pakistan’s First Dark Sky Observatory

Location:

Its located in the mountains of Balochistan.  Faraway from atrocities of lights. Please see the map.

Telescope:

Meade LX200 GPS – ACF 16″

  • 16″ f/10 Advanced Coma Free Optics – 4064mm focal length

Mount:

ASA DDM85 Premium

 

Obsession Telescopes:

Obsession 18″ UC Reflecting Dob telescope .

Obsession 18″ UC Reflecting Dob Telescope                           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Binocular:

Stanier 10×40

Accessories:

Cameras:

Nikon D810A

Nikon D5

Canon Rebel T2i

Lens:

Nikon 24-70 f 2.8 G

Nikon 14-24 f 2.8 G

Nikon 200-500 f5.6 Telephoto

Rokinon 14mm f 2.8

Filters:

Lumincon LRGB , OIII , SII and H-alpha

Hutech IDAS

Eyepieces:

Televue Nagler 31mm

Meade 26mm, 15mm

Vixen 30mm

Filter Wheel:

Star Light Xpress Load Star

Optical Tools:

Hutech Advanced CT Laser Collimator

Reflector scope laser colimator 2″ barrel size

Finder-scopes:

Meade 9×50 Straight Through

Stellarvue 9×50 Illuminated Cross Hair,90 degree diagonal

Misc:

Feather Touch Micro Focuser

Meade Quartz Diagonal

Software:

The SkyX Professional by Software Bisque

The SkyX Camera Module by Software Bisque

Starry Night 6 Pro

Cartes Du Ceil

Stellarium

Power Management:

Observatory is totally powered by Solar Panels with deep cycle batteries

Comunication:

GSM Mode

Observatory:

Its a roll off observatory with enough room for telescope and an operator. The top is wooden and walls are made of rocks.

 

Comments

ebrahimhaq-June 30, 2017

Its an amazing jobu guys have done

    ebrahimhaq-June 30, 2017

    Thanks

ebrahimhaq-June 30, 2017

Amazing place where it is. ? Can anyone visit this place ?

    ebrahimhaq-June 30, 2017

    Dear Sir,
    Kindly contact us.
    The Taqwa Observatory is dedicated to Astronomical activities organized by authority.

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