VLT Survey Telescope
(survey telescope located at the VLT site)
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST)
is an 2.6-meter reflector telescope for surveys,
housed next to the ESO VLT
at the Paranal Observatory on the Atacama Desert in Chile,
which began operation in 2011.
It has a field of view of 1 square degree.
Among its surveys:
(telescope,visible light,near infrared,ESO,ultraviolet,ground,Chile,European)
|Prefix||Example|| || |
|ATLAS||ATLAS J025.6821-33.4627||ATLAS survey|| |
Referenced by pages:
European Southern Observatory (ESO)