SMOKA Photographic Plate Archive [Test Version]
During the new year holidays (Dec. 28 (Sat) to Jan. 5 (Sun)), our response will be delayed.
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Due to a system maintenance, SMOKA will be down from 08:00 to 9:00 on Dec. 19 (JST).
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Now available. (09:00 Dec. 19, 2019 JST)
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Overview of SMOKA Photographic Plate Archive
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Okayama Astrophysical Observatory
Kiso Schmidt Plates
Photographic Plate Archive of SMOKA provides public digitized plate data obtained by
105 cm schmidt telescope at Kiso Observatory (University of Tokyo).
Kiso Schmidt Plate Archive Search [Test Mode]
About Schmidt Telescope and Photographic Plates (Links to Kiso Observatory)
About Astrometric Calibration by SMOKA
List of Plates (6195) in SMOKA
Publishing Results from SMOKA Photographic Plate Archive Data: A notation of acknowledgment of published papers using Photographic Plate Archive data.