Bird's Eye View of the E-ELT (artist's impression)
This video shows an artist's impression of the European Extremely Large Telescope, the E-ELT, to be built on Cerro Armazones over 3000-metres high in the Chilean Andes. When completed, the E-ELT will be the "world's biggest eye on the sky" and will help astronomers to answer many of the most exciting mystery's of the Universe.
The design for the E-ELT shown here was published in 2011 and is preliminary.
ESO/L. Calçada and H. Zodet
About the Video
|Release date:||23 June 2011, 14:21|
About the Object
|Name:||European Extremely Large Telescope|
|Type:||• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope|
• X - E-ELT