Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope

The ESO 1-metre telescope was the first telescope installed at the La Silla Observatory, in 1966. It was used until 1994 as a photometric telescope, both in the visible with a single channel photometer, and in the infrared with an InSb photometer and a bolometer. Since 1994 it has been fully dedicated to the DENIS project.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:6503_nl28bc_38
Type:Photographic
Release date:9 April 2013, 11:36
Size:1772 x 1191 px

About the Object

Name:ESO 1-metre telescope, Historical Image, Netherlands, Rotterdam
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument
Category:La Silla

Image Formats

Large JPEG
733.9 KB
Screensize JPEG
264.3 KB

Zoomable


Wallpapers

1024x768
304.7 KB
1280x1024
467.9 KB
1600x1200
660.9 KB
1920x1200
784.0 KB
2048x1536
939.1 KB

 

Also see our