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Palomar Observatory

Location: 33.35°N, 116.86°W
Altitude: 1712 m
Type: Optical, IR

Table Mountain Observatory

Location: 32.84°N, 116.43°W
Altitude: 2286 m
Type: Optical

Mount Laguna Observatory

Location: 34.38°N, 117.68°W
Altitude: 1859 m
Type: Optical

North Gemini Observatory

Location: 19.82°N, 155.47°W
Altitude: 4213 m
Type: Optical

Mount Keck Observatory

Location: 19.82°N, 155.47°W
Altitude: 4145 m
Type: Optical, IR

Ishigakijima Astronomical Observatory

Location: 24.37°N, 124.14°E
Altitude: m
Type: Optical

Lulin Observatory

Location: 23.67°N, 120.99°E
Altitude:2862 m
Type: Optical

Himalayan Chandra Telescope

Location: 32.78°N, 78.96°E
Altitude:4500 m
Type: Optical, IR

Giant Metre-Wave Radio Telescope

Location: 19.08°N, 74.05°E
Collecting Area: 47.74 sq km
Type: Radio (50-1500 MHz)

Girawali Observatory

Location: 19.07°N, 73.84°E
Altitude: 689 m
Type: Optical

WISE Observatory

Location: 30.60°N, 34.76°E
Altitude: 875 m
Type: Optical

Stella Robotic Observatory

Location: 28.30°N, 16.51°W
Altitude: 2400 m
Type: Optical

Nordic Optical Telescope

Location: 28.76°N, 17.89°W
Altitude: 2382 m
Type: Optical, IR

Swift Satellite

Location: Low Earth Orbit
Semi-Major Axis: 6939 km
Type: X-ray, UV

Expanded Very Large Array

Location: 34.08°N, 107.61°W
Collecting Area: 13.25 sq km
Type: Radio (0.073 - 50 GHz)

Discovery Channel Telescope

Location: 34.08°N, 107.61°W
Altitude: 2360 m
Type: Optical, IR

Fenton Hill Observatory

Location: 35.88°N, 106.67°W
Altitude: Unknown
Type: Optical

Liverpool Telescope

Location: 28.8°N, 17.9°W
Altitude: 2363 m
Type: Optical

GROWTH is funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No 1545949. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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