Building the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Arrival of the mirror blank for the ESO 3.6-metre Telescope from Corning at REOSC, near Paris, France, in 1967. The first inspection was done by Charles Fehrenbach (left) and André Couder (right). The ESO 3.6-metre Telescope was inaugurated at La Silla Observatory, in Chile, in 1976.
About the Image
|Release date:||19 March 2012, 17:47|
|Size:||3742 x 2494 px|
About the Object
|Name:||ESO 3.6-metre telescope|
|Type:||• X - La Silla|