[SQM] Project MAROC: Robotic and Automatic Measurement of the dark sky using the SQM-LU

Anthony Tekatch anthony at unihedron.com
Mon Apr 15 23:58:49 UTC 2013

Hello all,

Here is an interesting project using the SQM-LU to scan and collect
light readings with a motorized platform.

Submitted by: Fernando Fernandez
Organization: The amateur astronomy association of Spain; "Luz Cero"
Project name: MAROC (Robotic and Automatic Measurement of the dark sky) 
  We've developed an automated system to perform many lectures scanning 
near full sky and generating excel file and a graph. Software is Java 
based and GPL available for download. Hardware is a SQM-LU and a little 
board to control two step motors.

   More info (and video) at:



Best regards,
Anthony Tekatch

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