ELT construction sequence (artist's impression)

ESO's Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) will be the world's largest eye on the sky, with a primary mirror 39-metres in size and located atop Cerro Armazones in the Chilean Atacama desert. This artist's impression shows a construction sequence, starting from the ELT's foundations and finishing with the completed telescope.

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ESO, G. Hüdepohl (atacamaphoto.com), L. Calçada and ACe Consortium.

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Id:elt-construction-seq2
Release date:7 September 2018, 15:00
Duration:35 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:Extremely Large Telescope
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Category:ELT

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