Milky Way above Paranal

A night of work for the Paranal Observatory, in the Chilean Atacama Desert. This picture, taken on 20 September, shows the incredible beauty of the night sky above the most advanced telescope in the world, ESO's Very Large Telescope. The Milky Way is clearly seen in this superb image. 


S. Deiries/ESO 

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Data de divulgação:8 de Fevereiro de 2010 às 11:40
Tamanho:1280 x 916 px

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Nome:Paranal, Very Large Telescope
Tipo:Solar System : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Milky Way
Unspecified : Technology : Observatory

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