Silhouette portrait

The starry night invites to go out and look to the stars, even if you have professional telescopes at hand. The dome in the image belongs to the TRAPPIST robotic telescope, that had first light at ESO’s La Silla Observatory, in Chile, in June 2010. TRAPPIST stands for TRAnsiting Planets and PlanetesImals Small Telescope.

Credit:

ESO/E.Jehin

About the Image

Id:jehin_trappist_5461
Type:Photographic
Release date:26 April 2013, 15:37
Size:3456 x 2304 px

About the Object

Name:TRAnsiting Planets and PlanetesImals Small Telescope
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:La Silla

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