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MeerKAT

(new radio telescope in South Africa)

MeerKAT is a Radio Telescope under construction in South Africa, consisting of an array of 64 antennas offering up to an 8km baseline. After some preliminary experiments, construction began in 2009, with science operations expected to begin in 2016. The MeerLICHT project aims to coordinate with it.


(telescope,radio,array,ground,South Africa,construction)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MeerKAT

Referenced by:
MeerLICHT

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