A night of stargazing at the New Technology Telescope

The 3.58-metre New Technology Telescope, the first in the world to have a computer controlled main mirror, is visible behind the bright lights of torches as visitors to la Silla capture shots of the telescope at work.

Material has been obtained by ESO photo ambassador José Joaquín Pérez.


ESO/J. Pérez

About the Video

Release date:7 June 2016, 10:15
Duration:10 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Name:La Silla, New Technology Telescope
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Category:La Silla

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