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Artwork showing some hexagonal mirror pieces of E-ELT

Read more about the E-ELT on http://www.eso.org/public/teles-instr/e-elt.html

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About the Image

Id:e-elt_hex_06
Type:Observation
Release date:3 March 2011, 16:29
Size:1280 x 995 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 1313
Type:• Local Universe : Galaxy : Type : Spiral
• X - Illustrations
• X - E-ELT
Distance:20 million light years
Constellation:Reticulum

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Coordinates

Position (RA):3 18 16.08
Position (Dec):-66° 29' 53.72"
Field of view:6.13 x 4.77 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 15.0° left of vertical
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Colours & filters

BandTelescope
Optical
R
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optical
B
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optical
OII
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optical
OIII
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Infrared
Z
Very Large Telescope
FORS1
Optical
H-alpha
Very Large Telescope
FORS1

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