Ooty Radio Telescope
(cylindrical radio telescope in India)
The Ooty Radio Telescope (ORT)
is a radio telescope near Ooty
in southern India that went into service
in 1970. It senses a band
centered on 326.5 MHz.
It is a tiltable cylindrical telescope 530 meters
long and 30 meters across.
It has an equatorial mount,
accomplished by locating it on 11-degree sloping ground,
compensating for the location's 11-degree latitude.
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Referenced by pages:
Green Bank 140 Foot Telescope