Paranal under Snow

Paranal wakes up under a thin layer of snow, on an unusual southern-hemisphere winter morning in 2011. In the foreground is the Residencia, while in the background is ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT) on the 2600-metre-high Cerro Paranal. The picture is taken looking toward the northwest.

Credit:

ESO/Y. Beletsky

About the Image

Id:paranal_under_snow_2
Type:Photographic
Release date:7 November 2011, 15:26
Size:4000 x 2667 px

About the Object

Name:Cerro Paranal, Paranal, Paranal Residencia, Very Large Telescope
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Facility
• X - Paranal

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