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Pan over ALMA array of antennas on Chajnantor as they move in unison

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At the Array Operations Site on the Chajnantor Plateau at an altitude of 5000 metres above sea level, the ALMA antennas move in perfect unison. The snow in the foreground is a reminder of the extreme environmental conditions under which the ALMA antennas must work flawlessly. 

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ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

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Release date:3 October 2011, 11:30
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