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. 

Mynd/Myndskeið:

S. Deiries/ESO 

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Auðkenni:paranal_mw_sd
Tegund:Ljósmynd
Útgáfudagur:Feb 8, 2010, 11:40 CET
Stærð:1280 x 916 px

Um fyrirbærið

Nafn:Paranal, Very Large Telescope
Tegund:Solar System : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Milky Way
Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Flokkur:Paranal

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