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Caltech Submillimeter Observatory

(10.4 meter submillimeter telescope in Hawaii)

The Caltech Submillimeter Observatory (CSO) is a 10.4 meter submillimeter telescope at Mauna Kea Observatories, Mauna Kea, Hawaii. The telescope was built in 1985, operating until 2015 when operation was according to a deal to allow the Thirty Meter Telescope to be built at MKO. The CSO is slated for dismantling.

Among its instruments:

Past instruments:

Further reading:

Referenced by pages:
Mauna Kea
Mauna Kea Observatories (MKO)