Vacuum Solar Telescope at Sacramento Peak

The telescope, shown on the right, was designed by Dunn. Commissioned in 1970, it continues to be among the best of the world's solar telescopes with imaging quality surpassed by none.

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National Optical Astronomy Observatories/National Science

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Id:noao9807b
Type:Photographic
Release date:Sept. 21, 1998
Related releases:noao9807, noao9801
Size:1500 x 2250 px

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