UVES on UT2-KUEYEN
Every day, before the observations start, each telescope undergoes a complete start up during which each of its function is checked, like a plane before take off. Here, Kueyen, the second Unit Telescope, is ready for the night. The instrument in the foreground is UVES, the high-resolution spectrograph.
About the Image
|Release date:||3 December 2009, 23:18|
|Size:||3325 x 2348 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument|
• X - Paranal