14 Antennas at the ALMA AOS

Fourteen 12-metre ALMA antennas are positioned near the centre of the array at 5000 metres altitude on the Chajnantor plateau. In the background, the 5300-metre-high Cerro Chico is towered over by the 5920-metre-high Licancabur volcano. The picture was taken looking towards the north, in May 2011.

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Credit: ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO), J. Guarda (ALMA)

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Id:alma-14-ants-aos-2
Release date:8 July 2011, 10:58
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Name:Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
• X - ALMA

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