Artist impression of the E-ELT dome

Artist's impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) on its future location atop Cerro Armazones, in the Chilean Andes. The E-ELT, with a primary mirror of 39 metres will be the largest optical/infrared telescope in the world — the world's biggest eye on the sky.

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Id:a4-platupdate0500
Language:en-au
Type:Artwork
Release date:30 April 2013, 12:00
Related announcements:ann13037
Size:3535 x 5000 px

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Name:European Extremely Large Telescope
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• X - Illustrations
• X - E-ELT

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