Structure of Test-Bed Telescope 2 is lowered into its dome

In this picture, an engineer reaches out of the white telescope dome towards the black structure of the Test-Bed Telescope 2, a European Space Agency telescope hosted at ESO's La Silla observatory, as it is lowered into place by crane. The dome is designed to protect the telescope from the harsh conditions of the Atacama Desert in Chile.

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Auðkenni:eso2107b
Tegund:Ljósmynd
Útgáfudagur:Apr 27, 2021, 12:00 CEST
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Nafn:Test-Bed Telescope
Tegund:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope
Flokkur:La Silla

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