ready Keck Observatory Archive


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The Keck Observatory Archive takes advantage of the Observatory’s expertise with instrumentation, operations, and data organization, and of NExScI/IPAC’s expertise and infrastructure for archiving and serving large and complex data sets. KOA archives all science and calibration observations obtained since the Observatory started operations in 1994.


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Created in 1994

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