Old Panamericana

This image shows the old Panamericana, which serves as the access road to Paranal, the mines and a coastal connection route to Taltal. Today, the road is broad and tarmacked. However, in 1996, when the image was obtained, it was just a broad dirt road and very dangerous.

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ESO

About the Image

Id:b70norte-paranal
Type:Photographic
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:19
Size:5079 x 3387 px

About the Object

Name:Atacama Desert
Type:Solar System : Planet : Feature : Surface
Category:Paranal

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