Technical Aspects of the Planetarium | CCNY Planetarium

Planetarium Information

  • Installed: 1973-74
  • Seats: 58
  • Dome: 30 ft diameter
  • Projection Systems:
    1. Opto-mechanical: Spitz 512A (original)
    2. Digital Projection: Spherical Mirror (Homebuilt, 2018)
  • Software in use:
    1. Openspace
    2. Stellarium
    3. Quartz Composer
    4. VLC