Smoke causes evacuation at Keck 2 | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


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“Smoke caused evacuation of the control room of the Keck 2 telescope atop Mauna Kea Wednesday afternoon.

According to W.M. Keck Observatory spokeswoman Mari-Ela Chock, the summit crew reported the smoke at about 3 p.m. She said the control room for the telescope is housed separately from the telescope’s dome.”

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