Fiery sundown

This fiery sundown is pictured at ESO's Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) — a state-of-the-art telescope to study light from some of the coldest objects in the Universe. ALMA is the largest astronomical project in existence and is on the breathtaking location of the Chajnantor Plateau, at 5000 metres altitude in the Chilean Andes. This photo reflects the new dawn of astronomy as the array approaches completion and begins to address some of the deepest questions of our cosmic origins.

Crédito:

ESO

Sobre a imagem

Id:130515_alma_sundown
Tipo:Fotográfico
Data de divulgação:12 de Fevereiro de 2014 às 00:35
Tamanho:3218 x 2277 px

Sobre o objeto

Nome:Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
Tipo:Solar System : Sky Phenomenon : Light Phenomenon : Sunrise-Sunset
Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Categoria:ALMA

Formatos de imagens

JPEG grande
655,8 KB

Zoom


Papéis de parede

1024x768
88,7 KB
1280x1024
145,2 KB
1600x1200
208,9 KB
1920x1200
254,2 KB
2048x1536
332,5 KB

 

Veja também