ESOcast 120: Chile Chill 10 – “VLT Main Mirror Recoating”

This video takes a relaxed look at a tense process — cleaning and recoating the surface of one of the ESO Very Large Telescope’s 8.2-metre main mirrors.

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ESO
Directed by: Nico Bartmann and Herbert Zodet. 
Editing: Nico Bartmann.
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Lauren Fuge, Izumi Hansen and Richard Hook.
Music: breitbandkater – elektrische Schafe (www.derkleinegruenewuerfel.de).
Footage and photos: ESO, G. Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com), N. Risinger (skysurvey.org) and R. Wesson.
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

About the Video

Id:esocast120a
Release date:7 August 2017, 12:00
Related announcements:ann17050
Duration:04 m 22 s
Frame rate:30 fps

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