Installation of the M2 mirror

The protective covering over the mirror has been successfully removed, and the highly polished mirror reflects the inside wall of the UT1 enclosure. (Photo obtained on April 21, 1998)

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ESO

About the Image

Id:eso9814h
Type:Photographic
Release date:27 April 1998
Related releases:eso9814
Size:800 x 600 px

About the Object

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

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