KMOS on a test rig

The K-band Multi Object Spectrograph (KMOS) is a second-generation instrument designed for operation on the VLT. 

In this picture, KMOS is seen on a flextural test rig, and is undergoing qualification tests before being sent to its new home at Paranal Observatory.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:ramsay_fig1
Type:Photographic
Release date:25 July 2013, 17:06
Size:3429 x 2541 px

About the Object

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

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