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The Observatorios de Canarias (Teide Observatory in Tenerife and Roque de los Muchachos Observatory in La Palma) are multipurpose observational platforms open to the entire national and international scientific communities. This page provides information about the telescopes, instruments and experiments placed in these observatories, presenting the different ways to request observing time, including all the information about the Night and Solar CATs. Read more about the OOCC portal.

Night time telescopes

Optical Infrared Imaging – Spectroscopy – Time request modes

GTC - Gran Telescopio Canarias 10.4m  
OSIRIS CIRCE CanariCam EMIR HiPERCAM
WHT - William Herschel Telescope 4.2m  
LIRIS ISIS GHαFaS ACAM PN.S PAUCam HiPERCAM
TNG - Telescopio Nazionale Galileo 3.6m  
DOLORES Nics GIANO HARPS-N
NOT - Nordic Optical Telescope 2.56m  
ALFOSC FIES NOTCAM MOSCA
INT - Isaac Newton Telescope 2.55m  
WFC IDS
LT - Liverpool Telescope 2.0m  
IO-O IO-I RISE RINGO3 SPRAT LOTUS FRODOspec
TCS - Telescopio Carlos Sanchez 1.52m  
CAIN FastCam WideFastCam
Mercator 1.2m  
HERMES MAIA
STELLA Stellar Activity 2x1.2m  
SES WiFSIP
SONG Stellar Observations Network Group 1.0m  
Camera Spectrograph
SAFT SuperWASP Alsubai Follow-up Telescope 1.0m  
OGS - Optical Ground Station 1.0m  
CCD-OGS Spectrometer-OGS
1.0m - 0.9m - 0.6m  
CCD-JKT CCD-KP Spectrograph-KP CCD-CT
IAC80 0.82m  
CAMELOT TCP
LCOGT - Las Cumbres Observatory 2x0.4m (OT) + 2x2m-9x1m-6x0.4m telescopes  
SBIG6303 FLOYDS Spectral Sinistro NRES

Solar telescopes

GREGOR 1.5m  
GRIS GFPI BIC
SST Swedish Solar Telescope 1.0m  
CRISP TRIPPEL
Themis 0.9m  
VTT Vacuum Tower Telescope 0.7m  
Echelle LARS TESOS/VIP HELLRIDE

Educational and monitoring telescopes

MONS 0.5m  
OTA Optical Telescope Array 0.5m, 0.43m 0.08m  
DOT Dutch Open Telescope 0.45m  
TAD Telescopio Abierto Divulgación 0.26m, 0.15m  
DIMMA ORM Differential Image Motion Monitor Automático 0.2m  
DIMMA OT Differential Image Motion Monitor Automático 0.2m  
AstMon All Sky Transmission Monitor  
SQM ORM Sky Quality Meter  
SQM OT Sky Quality Meter  

Dedicated telescopes

MAGIC I and II Major Atmospheric Gamma Imaging Cherenkov 17.0m  
FACT First G-APD Cherenkov Telescope 3.40m  
QUIJOTE I and II Q-U-I Joint Tenerife 2x2.25m  
MASTER 2x0.4m  
EARTSHINE 0.3m  
MAGEC Majorca Canary Survey of very fast moving sky objects 2x0.45, 0.40, 0.30, 0.17m  
Super-WASP 8x0.11m  

CILBO Canary Island Long-Baseline Observatory  
QES Qatar Exoplanet Survey 10x0.08m  
Mark-I GONG-I
AMOS-CI All-Sky Meteor Orbit System  

Future telescopes

LST-1 4x24m  
EST 4.0m  
CTA 17x12m, 8x6m  
LT-2 4.0m