Watch the 2019 Total Solar Eclipse Live at the Cerro Tololo Observatory in the Southern Hemisphere #ExploreScientific #G11

Jerry Hubbell - Explore Scientific VP Engineering

The Exploratorium Eclipse Group will be broadcasting the Total Solar Eclipse in the southern hemisphere from Cerro Tololo Observatory Live on July 2nd.


Explore Scientific is providing support for the live broadcast with our G11 PMC-Eight Mount system and our 5-inch ES 127 FCD100 ED APO Triplet Carbon Fiber telescope. You can see Explore Scientific's President Scott Robert's video about the trip here:



Jerry Hubbell
Vice President of Engineering

Explore Scientific, LLC.
jrh at
1010 S. 48th Street
Springdale, AR 72762

Author: Scientific Astrophotography: How Amateurs Can Generate and Use Professional Imaging Data
             Remote Observatories for Amateur Astronomers: Using High-Powered Telescopes From Home

Mark Slade Remote Observatory (MSRO) IAU MPC W54 Equipment
Wilderness, VA
: ES PMC-Eight G11 + Telescope Drive Master (TDM)
Scopes: ES 165 FPL-53 ED APO CF, ES 102 FCD100 ED APO CF
Cameras:  QHY174M-GPS + FW, QHY163C
Misc: 3-inch 0.7x Focal Reducer Field Flattener, Filters: Luminance,
Red, V-band Photometric, Diffuser, 200 lpmm Spectral Grating

Software: MaxIm DL 6, Cartes du Ciel, Astrometrica, AstroImageJ, AutoStakkert!