MDM phones online!

Friday, August 11, 2023

MDM phones have been established.  While this is good news, it is critical to note that there are distinct phone numbers for different areas, as well...

MDM phone line issues

Monday, June 26, 2023

Since the Contreras Fire, MDM has lost it’s traditional copper phone lines (x8660 and x8661).  Currently, the only available phone number at MDM is 520-318-8665...

We're back online!

Monday, June 26, 2023

It’s been a long time coming since the Contreras Fire in June of 2022.  MDM Observatory is finally back online, allowing full operations, local AND remote...

Mask Use Policy Updated

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Starting on 11Apr2022, the use of face masks at MDM facilities, in accordance with NOIRLab/KPNO policy revisions, is now optional for staff and visitors...

Network name service change

Saturday, December 18, 2021

The acronym, NOAO no longer exists.  All that was NOAO is now named NOIRLab.  One impact this has had is to the MDM naming service on the network.  Use...

What’s New at MDM Observatory?

The MDM Blog

Found below are items of interest that have recently occurred at MDM.  These could be anything from improvements to the instrumentation to some really interesting science using data from our telescopes.  If you have something you’d like added, send a comment to the address found below.