ALMA in the snow

This image shows some of the antennas of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) surrounded by snow. ALMA is a state-of-the-art telescope that is used to study light from some of the coldest objects in the Universe. The antennas sit at 5100 metres above sea level in the Chilean Andes — on a site that is very cold, extremely dry, and not very hospitable for humans!

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S. Otarola/ESO

About the Image

Id:Snow-CC
Típus:Photographic
Közzététel napja:2018. március 6. 9.40
Size:6016 x 4016 px

About the Object

Név:Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
Típus:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:ALMA

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