Aerial view of the VLT platform

This image shows the entirety of the VLT platform, with the four Unit Telescopes, the four Auxiliary Telescopes, and the VST. The tracks along which the Auxiliary Telescopes can be moved independently are also visible, forming an irregular grid-like pattern.

Credit:

ESO/G.Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com)

About the Image

Id:g0022828-cc
Type:Photographic
Release date:9 April 2015, 11:55
Size:4000 x 2617 px

About the Object

Name:Very Large Telescope Interferometer, VLT Unit Telescopes
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Category:Paranal

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