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KPNO from the air

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About this image

An old aerial photograph of the Kitt Peak National Observatory, taken before the building of the WIYN telescope, and before vents were added to the Mayall 4-meter telescope. At the far right, where the WIYN telescope is now situated, can be seen the old 0.9-meter telescope and the site testing tower. A variety of aerial views can be found under the facilities category.

More: facilities page.


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