YEPUN is receiving its Mirror

The fourth M1 Mirror Cell (delivered by GIAT in France) is about to be lifted at the Mirror Maintenance Building. It will next be placed on its Transport Carriage, for removal to the telescope enclose. (This digital photo was obtained on January 5, 2000).

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:eso0002b
Type:Photographic
Release date:12 January 2000
Related releases:eso0002
Size:1280 x 960 px

About the Object

Name:Mirror, Very Large Telescope
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:Paranal

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