Rubin Observatory Rises on Cerro Pachón

Beginning with “First Blast” in 2011, the construction of Rubin Observatory on the summit of Cerro Pachón in Chile has provided amazing visuals; this video shows construction progress over the last 10 years. Music from


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Release date:April 24, 2021, 1:29 a.m.
Duration:01 m 18 s
Frame rate:29.97

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