(Next-generation Transit Survey)
(survey of transits from Chile)
NGTS (for Next-generation Transit Survey)
is a ground-based automated survey for transits.
It is being conducted at the Paranal Observatory
on the Atacama Desert in Chile.
It aims for planets smaller than Neptune
and with magnitude to 13.
It began surveying in 2015.
The survey is performed by an array of 12
20cm-aperture telescopes, using 600-900nm sensitive
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