Kitt Peak Then and Now

Composite image showing a view of Kitt Peak looking north from near the location of the 0.9-m dome. Left: a re-discovered image from Dr. Aden Meinel taken during his first visit to the summit while scouting potential sites for the National Observatory. Right: image by Dr. John Glaspey from April 2009, shows the changes that have taken place in the last 50 years.

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Left: Dr.Aden Meinel/Right: Dr. John Glaspey

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Id:noaoann09012a
Type:Collage
Release date:July 13, 2009
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Size:1048 x 400 px

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