M5 Rendering

This image is a rendering of the smallest mirror in the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT), M5.

M5 will be mounted on a tip/tilt mechanism that will constantly move — up to 10 times per second — requiring the mirror to be simultaneously very light and very rigid.

Credit:

ESO

About the Image

Id:mirrors-m5-banner3
Release date:1 October 2020, 09:27
Size:1920 x 542 px

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