The Swiss 1.2-metre Leonhard Euler Telescope in its dome at La Silla

This unusual and striking image is a fish-eye photograph of the inside of the dome of the Swiss 1.2-metre Leonhard Euler telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile. The view is highly distorted but the telescope itself is the red structure at the centre of the picture.

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ESO/M.Tewes

About the Image

Id:eso1326c
Type:Photographic
Release date:12 June 2013, 12:00
Related releases:eso1326
Size:2456 x 2545 px

About the Object

Name:La Silla, Swiss 1.2-metre Leonhard Euler Telescope
Type:• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
• X - La Silla

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