One of the VLT’s observatories gets outfitted with X-shooter. This instrument collects up to half of all the light from an astronomical object across the ultraviolet (300 nm) to the near-infrared (2400 nm) regime all at once, rather than piecemeal among various observing facilities.
About the Image
|Release date:||3 December 2009, 23:18|
|Size:||5503 x 3744 px|
About the Object
|Type:||• Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Instrument|
• Unspecified : People : Scientist
• X - Paranal