Small Telescopes on Kitt Peak

KPNO is a division of the National Optical Astronomy Observatories which is operated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Inc. under cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation

Our galaxy in the IR

Contributions of KPNO's Small Telescopes

No. 1-36 inch telescope
No. 1-36" telescope

Image Caption: The IR image above of our own Milky Way galaxy center was taken at the 1.3-m telescope with the SQIID instrument in 1991 by I. Gatley, M. Merrill, NOAO.

Kitt Peak 40th
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