Astrophysics (index)


(South African telescope to coordinate with MeerKAT)

MeerLICHT is an automated 0.65m telescope being installed at Sutherland Station, South Africa specifically designed to automatically follow up Radio events (Fast Radio Bursts) noticed by the MeerKAT Radio Telescope, with Optical observations.

It is serving as a pilot for BlackGEM, and is identical to the BlackGEM telescopes.

(telescope,reflector,visible light,South Africa,construction)

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