Article by John Mosley - 2003
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A Mini-Planetarium for Griffith Observatory

John Mosley

The Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles has a new 21-foot "mini-planetarium" running Starry Night Dome in its temporary Satellite facility during renovation of the main building.

This article originally appeared in the June 2003 issue of the Planetarian, the quarterly journal of the International Planetarium Society, and is copyrighted 2003 by the International Planetarium Society. You may print it for personal use and link to this web page from another web site, but the file may not be printed for distribution or reproduced in another web site without permission of the Executive Editor, Sharon Shanks.

An updated and greatly expanded version of this article appeared in the April 2005 issue of the Griffith Observer.

Click here to view or download the file satelliteplanetarium.pdf.


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