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VISTA

(Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy)
(4.1 meter telescope in Paranal Observatory in Chile)

VISTA (Visible and Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy) is a 4.1 meter Reflector Telescope at the Paranal Observatory in Chile operated by the European Southern Observatory (ESO). It saw first light in 2009. It is a survey telescope working in Infrared (IR).


(telescope,reflector,ground,Chile,infrared,visible light)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VISTA_(telescope)
http://www.vista.ac.uk/

Referenced by:
European Southern Observatory (ESO)
4MOST
Monolithic Mirror
Ritchey-Chrétien Telescope (RCT)

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