Observatory Hosting ...Locate Your Observatory with us!

ROBOsky.com offers secure hosting of your robotic astronomical observatory at our Wild Flower Ridge "dark-sky" Observatory Farm located in the Hockley Highlands near Orangeville Ontario Canada (N.Lat:43 59 W.Long:79 58W Elev:388m). [Read User Testimonial]

Site Features include:

  • 120 Observing Nights per year (est. based on prior years)
  • Rural 6.5 Magnitude Sky with 2 Arc Second Seeing
  • 20.45 visual magnitudes/square arcsecond (using Unihedron Sky Quality Meter)
  • Unobstructed Horizon above 10 degrees
  • No line-of-site Light Sources for 60km
  • Low Average Night-Time Wind Speed
  • Excellent Drainage
  • Stable Soil
  • Local Services include:

  • Weather Station w/ Observatory Failsafe Interlock for Inclement Weather
  • All Sky Meteor (Night) Camera courtesy University Western Ontario
  • 24hr Site Camera
  • AAG CloudWatcher
  • High Speed Internet Link via wifi (up to 400kbs)
  • 120VAC 15amp service to Observatory
  • Local Telephone Service for Emergency Reboot
  • Regular Observatory Maintenance and Inspection
  • 24 Hour Security Monitoring
  • On-site Emergency Service
  • Observatory Rentals available
  • Low Monthly Cost:

  • $300 CAN inclusive
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    Light Pollution and Clear Nights
    Observing Site Circled in Red # Clear nights suitable for observing over the year. Optimal months are June through October. Winter is generally overcast.
    Light Pollution Image Clear Nights by Month

    Orangeville, Ontario Canada L9W 2Z2
    Email info@robosky.com

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