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VLT Survey Telescope

(VST)
(survey telescope located at the VLT site)

The VLT Survey Telescope (VST) is an 2.6m Reflector Telescope for Surveys, housed next to the European Southern Observatory Very Large Telescope at the Paranal Observatory on the Atacama Desert in Chile. It went into operation in 2011 and has a Field of View of 1 square degree.

Among its surveys:


(telescope,visible light,near infrared,ESO,ultraviolet,ground,Chile,European)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VLT_Survey_Telescope
https://www.eso.org/sci/facilities/paranal/telescopes/vst.html
http://astro.dur.ac.uk/Cosmology/vstatlas/
PrefixExampleSurvey/Catalog 
ATLASATLAS J025.6821-33.4627VLT Survey TelescopeATLAS survey

Referenced by:
European Southern Observatory (ESO)

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