SINFONI Adaptive Optics Module at VLT Yepun (June 2004)
The SINFONI Adaptive Optics Module, installed at the 8.2-m VLT YEPUN telescope during the first tests in June 2004. At this time, the spectrograph SPIFFI was not yet installed. The blue ring is the Adaptive Optics Module. The yellow parts, with a weight of 800 kg, simulate SPIFFI. The IR Test Imager is located inside the yellow ring.
About the Image
|Release date:||24 August 2004|
|Size:||828 x 620 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument|
• X - Paranal