Construccion Blanco 1967

This photo, taken in 1967, shows the construction of a building to house what would become the Víctor M. Blanco 4-meter telescope, on the flattened peak of Cerro Tololo. To the right, you can see the SMARTS 1.5-meter telescope, which was installed and saw first light that year.

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CTIO/NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

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Id:ConstruccionBlanco1967
Type:Photographic
Release date:Nov. 23, 2022, 8:03 a.m.
Size:1842 x 1448 px

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