Time-lapse video sequence of the ExTrA planet-hunting facility at La Silla

The ExTrA telescopes are sited at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile. They will be used to search for and study Earth-sized planets orbiting nearby red dwarf stars. ExTrA’s novel design allows for much improved sensitivity compared to previous searches.


ESO/Petr Horálek

À propos de la vidéo

Date de publication:24 janvier 2018 12:00
Communiqués de presse en rapport:eso1803
Durée:08 s
Frame rate:30 fps

À propos de l'objet

Nom:Exoplanets in Transits and their Atmospheres
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Facility
Catégorie:La Silla

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