Rubin’s 8.4-meter Mirror Moves Into the Observatory

Vera C. Rubin Observatory’s 8.4-meter combined primary/tertiary mirror is officially home after being moved to the main observatory’s maintenance floor, where it will remain for the rest of the construction phase and throughout Rubin’s ten-year Legacy Survey of Space and Time.


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Release date:March 12, 2024, 10:02 a.m.
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