Chajnantor

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Purico Complex
... The Chajnantor Science Reserve (Spanish Reserva Científica de Chajnantor) contains most of the Purico Complex, and is home to the Llano de Chajnantor ...
Atacama Pathfinder Experiment
... APEX) is a radio telescope located at 5,100 meters above sea level, at the Llano de Chajnantor Observatory in the Atacama desert, in northern Chile, 50 kilometers to the east of San Pedro ... Chajnantor was chosen as the location for such a telescope because the region is one of the driest on the planet and is more than 750 m higher than the observatories on Mauna Kea, and 2400 m ... The operation of APEX in Chajnantor is entrusted to ESO ...
Llano De Chajnantor Observatory
... Llano de Chajnantor Observatory is the name for a group of astronomical observatories located at an altitude of over 4,800 m (15,700 ft) in the Atacama ... Llano de Chajnantor is home to the largest and most expensive astronomical telescope project in the world, the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) ... Llano de Chajnantor and the surrounding area has been designated as the Chajnantor Science Reserve (Spanish Reserva Científica de Chajnantor) by the government of Chile ...
Llano De Chajnantor Observatory - Telescopes - Telescopes On Adjacent Peaks
... optical and infrared telescope on Cerro Chajnantor, which is immediately north of Llano de Chajnantor ... The Cerro Chajnantor Atacama Telescope (CCAT) is a planned 25 m (82 ft) submillimetre radio telescope which will be located on Cerro Chajnantor near the TAO ...
European Southern Observatory - ESO's Observing Sites in Chile
... where the Very Large Telescope is located, Llano de Chajnantor, which hosts the APEX (Atacama Pathfinder Experiment) submillimetre telescope and where ALMA, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array, is ... m millimetre-/submillimetre-wavelength telescope Chajnantor 2005 Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) 50 x 12 m, and 12 × 7 m + 4 x 12 m (ACA) millimetre-/submillimetre-wavelength ...