Category:Extremely Large Telescope

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Extremely Large Telescope 
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An artist's impression of the ELT
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Instance of extremely large telescope,
Nasmyth telescope,
infrared telescope,
optical telescope
Part of Cerro Armazones Observatory
LocationCerro Armazones, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
Service entry
  • 2024
Significant event
  • 39.3 metre (primary mirror)
  • 4.09 metre (secondary mirror)
  • 3.75 metre (Tertiary mirror)
Angular resolution
  • 0.005 arcsecond
  • 978 square metre
Elevation above sea level
  • 3,046 metre
official website
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24° 35′ 52.08″ S, 70° 11′ 45.96″ W

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The Extremely Large Telescope is a telescope being built on Cerro Armazones in Chile. It is planned to be in operation in 2024.

Media in category "Extremely Large Telescope"

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