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Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope

(CFHT)
(3.6 meter optical/infrared telescope in Hawaii)

The Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope (CFHT) is an optical/infrared reflector telescope near summit of Mauna Kea in Hawaii, at around 4100 m elevation operated by the National Research Council of Canada, the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique of France and the University of Hawaii. It began operation in 1979. Instruments include:

Previously listed instruments:


(telescope,reflector,visible light,infrared,interferometer,Hawaii,ground)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada-France-Hawaii_Telescope
http://www.cfht.hawaii.edu/

Referenced by pages:
AEGIS
Canada-France High-z Quasar Survey (CFHQS)
CFHTLS
Gemini Observatory
imaging Fourier transform spectroscopy (IFTS)
Mauna Kea
Multi-Epoch Nearby Cluster Survey (MENeaCS)
Mauna Kea Observatories (MKO)
monolithic mirror
Outer Solar System Origins Survey (OSSOS)
PAndAS
Supernova Legacy Survey (SNLS)
SPIRou
Zeeman-Doppler imaging (ZDI)

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