Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope


Photo of the assembly of the ESO 1-metre telescope after its arrival at the new La Silla Observatory in Chile in the late 1960’s. The La Silla Observatory has since become one of the premier ground-based observatories in the world.



About the Image

Release date:26 March 2010, 12:37
Size:1772 x 1225 px

About the Object

Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Category:La Silla

Image Formats

Large JPEG
842.3 KB
Screensize JPEG
300.2 KB


Also see our