The Basecamp during lunchbreak

The Paranal observatory is located in the middle of the Atacama desert, in Northern Chile. During the construction phase, several hundred workers were living on the site, in this container camp.

Credit:

ESO/H.H.Heyer

About the Image

Id:esopia00071sites
Type:Photographic
Release date:3 December 2009, 23:20
Size:3000 x 1988 px

About the Object

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

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