Discovery Channel Telescope (DCT)

Discovery Channel Telescope

The Discovery Channel Telescope (DCT) is a 4.3-meter aperture telescope being built by Lowell Observatory at a site called Happy Jack, about 40 miles southeast of Flagstaff. The primary mirror was delivered to the site in June, 2010. First light is scheduled for 2011.

Observatory postal address:

Lowell Observatory
1400 West Mars Hill Road
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Telephone: (928) 774-3358

Last updated or reviewed February 16, 2011.