Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope


Photo of the assembly of the pre-fabricated building for the ESO 1-metre telescope after its arrival at the new La Silla Observatory in Chile in the late 1960’s. The La Silla Observatory has since become one of the premier ground-based observatories in the world.



About the Image

Release date:26 March 2010, 14:25
Size:1772 x 1128 px

About the Object

Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• X - La Silla

Image Formats

Large JPEG
929.0 KB
Screensize JPEG
296.6 KB


Also see our