Applying for Observing Time
How to apply for time at the CHARA Array.
Planning an Observation
How to select baselines, calibrators, and other details necessary for planning observations.
Logistics of Observing
How to request a room on the mountain. Travel information. How to submit your observing plan and configuration request. Links to instrument manuals.
Current observing schedule at the CHARA Array.
Instructions for requesting remote access for observing.
Data Reduction Software
Information about data reduction.
Data Analysis Software
Information about data analysis software.
Data Policy and Access
Information about CHARA's data policy and how to access archival data.
When submitting publications based upon CHARA data or support, please use the following guidelines for proper acknowledgement.
Weather information for Mount Wilson Observatory.
Mount Wilson webcams operated by the High Performance Wireless Research and Education Network (HPWREN) at UCSD.
CHARA Spy Cams
CHARA telescope status, all sky camera, and weather plot.