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Complete Control

Credit: Y. Beletsky/ESO
Wednesday, May 27, 2015: The Milky Way rises over the control building at the Paranal Observatory in northern Chile. This building serves a hub for the…Read More »





observatory’s operations, and from here the observatory’s staff controls and maintains the Very Large Telescope, the VLT interferometer, the VLT Survey Telescope and VLT Infrared Survey Telescope for Astronomy. The control building sits on a "shelf" below the main observing platform at the top of Paranal Mountain. Photo released May 25, 2015.

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