Astrophysics (Index)About

SOAR

(Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope)
(4.1 m reflector telescope in Chile)

SOAR, the Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope, is a 4.1 meter reflector telescope at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, Chile which began operation in 2005/2006. Visible light instruments:

Infrared instruments:

Former:


(telescope,reflector,ground,Chile)
Further reading:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southern_Astrophysical_Research_Telescope
http://www.ctio.noao.edu/soar/

Referenced by pages:
Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)

Index