First Large VLT Mirror Successfully Coated

While the mirror is suspended by the (yellow) Handling Device, the lower part of the coating tank is moved into position under it. (Photo obtained on May 19, 1998).

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Id:eso9819c
Type:Photographic
Release date:21 May 1998
Related releases:eso9819
Size:1024 x 768 px

About the Object

Name:Mirror, Very Large Telescope
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• X - Paranal

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