KPNO from the air


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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