Window to the stars
The world's largest primary mirror for an optical-infrared
telescope arrives at Honolulu port Nov. 2 from Pittsburgh,
Pennsylvania. The 8.2-meter wide, 20-centimeter thick mirror will be
transported to the 4,200-meter Mt. Mauna Kea on Hawaii Island, where
it will be used in the ''Subaru'' telescope being built by Japan's
National Astronomical Observatory.
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- Registered date
- 1998/11/03 15:00:00
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- 1771 × 1204 pixel
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