Fisheye view of ALMA

Fisheye view of a bright Moon at night over ALMA at the Chajnantor plateau in Chile. This image was generated from the ALMA webcam and is the world’s first live observatory in razor-sharp 4k fish-eye images for use in planetariums around the world, including the upcoming ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre in Germany.

The cameras have been provided by Apical. Based in France, Apical is a high-tech company specialising in innovative solutions for wide-field and high-resolution imaging and for network connectivity in extreme, challenging places.

Credit:

ALMA (ESO/NAOJ/NRAO)

About the Image

Id:ann16074h
Type:Photographic
Release date:20 October 2016, 14:00
Related announcements:ann16074
Size:4306 x 4306 px

About the Object

Name:Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array
Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory
Category:ALMA

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