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Parkes Observatory

(Parkes 64m Telescope, Parkes 210ft Telescope)
(Australian large single-dish radio telescope)

Parkes Observatory refers to a single radio telescope also referred to as the Parkes 64m (Radio) Telescope or Parkes 210ft (Radio) Telescope. It began operation in 1963, and has been used for communication with spacecraft as well as astronomical observations.

Current instruments (receivers):


Further reading:

Referenced by pages:
Breakthrough Listen (BL)
Galactic All-sky Survey (GASS)
Long Baseline Array (LBA)
Parkes Catalog (PKS)
Parkes-MIT-NRAO Surveys (PMN)
Parkes Multibeam Pulsar Survey (PMPS)
Parkes Pulsar Timing Array (PPTA)
radio telescope