Low atmospheric pressure at Chajnantor

Crushed bottles due to low atmospheric pressure at high-altitude. The empty bottles were sealed at the 5000 m Array Operations Site (AOS) and brought down to the 2900 m Operations Support Facility (OSF). Photo taken in March 2009.

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ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

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Id:alma-ipt-airpressure
Type:Photographic
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:18
Size:5616 x 3744 px

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Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Facility
Category:ALMA

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