Calibration Lab

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Calibration Counts Parker R. Watson February 6, 2007 Adam Trotter Astronomy 101 Section 412 “I pledge that I have neither given nor received any unauthorized aid on this report.”
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Planetarium Dome Calibration STARS HAND/FIST ANG TRUE ANG RATIO 1 4.53 11 .41 2 5.28 13 .41 3 5.28 14 .38 4 4.53 12 .38 5 10.56 20 .53 AVERAGE CALIBRATION RATIO .422 Ratios were calculated by dividing the true angle by the hand/fist angle. LENGTH OF DAY MEASUREMENT TIME INTERVAL HAND/FIST CALIBRATED CHANGE RATE 0 .5 1F 2T 1P -5.41 .5 .5 1F 1T -4.46 .95 1.9 1 .5 3T 1P -2.23 2.23 4.46 1.5 .5 1T 1P -.95 1.28 2.56 2 .5 .5P .16 1.11 2.22 2.5 .5 2T 1.27 1.11 2.22 AVERAGE RATE 2.672 CALCULATED HOURS IN A DAY 134.73 PERCENT ERROR 82.2 LENGTH OF MONTH MEASUREMENT TIME INTERVAL HAND/FIST CALIBRATED CHANGE RATE 0 1 1H 1T 17.18 1 1 1H 1F 2T 13.36 3.82 3.82 2 1 1H 2T 1P 9.86 3.50 3.50 3 1 1H 8.27 1.59 1.59 4 1 .1F 1T 1P 4.77 3.50 3.50 AVERAGE RATE 3.10 CALCULATED DAYS IN A MONTH 116.13 PERCENT ERROR 76.8
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