The enclosure for the fourth VLT 8.2-m Unit Telescope, YEPUN, photographed at sunset on September 3, 2000, immediately before "First Light" was successfully achieved. The upper part of the mostly subterranean Interferometric Laboratory for the VLTI is seen in front.
About the Image
|Release date:||4 September 2000|
|Size:||1600 x 1200 px|
About the Object
|Name:||Very Large Telescope|
|Type:||• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope|
• X - Paranal