CHAJNANTOR PICTURE BOOK
Topographic Map, 122kB jpeg:
from a DEM covering about 51 x 51 km with 50 m pixels. The model's irregular
northern edge reflects missing data (source
Some pictures from a trip in 1997, showing the working
Base Camp: Hotel at San Pedro de Atacama
Arriving at the site: a view to Cerro Purico to the South.
From the NRAO container, looking East to Cerro Chajnantor, Cerro Toco on the left.
View of the plateau looking West, one of the antennae of the 300m baseline interferometer
antennas is visible to the left.