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Mt. Hamilton Webcams

A pair of cameras, mounted on the roof of Lick Observatory's Visitor's Center, provide round-the-clock views from the summit of 4200 feet. Images refresh every three minutes.

View HamCam #1
View daily stills from HamCam #1

View HamCam #2
View daily stills from HamCam #2


At night, the SkyCam shows a spectacular view of the night sky.

View SkyCam
View Daily Movie from SkyCam


This camera shows the changing view around the Automated Planet Finder (APF) telescope.

View APFCam
View Daily Stills from APFCam