The HARPS spectrograph and the ESO 3.6-metre telescope

Montage of the HARPS spectrograph and the 3.6m telescope at La Silla. The upper left shows the dome of the telescope, while the upper right illustrates the telescope itself. The HARPS spectrograph is shown in the lower image during laboratory tests. The vacuum tank is open so that some of the high-precision components inside can be seen.



About the Image

Release date:25 August 2004
Related releases:eso0427
Size:776 x 1040 px

About the Object

Name:ESO 3.6-metre telescope, HARPS
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:La Silla

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