Astronomer uses telescope at Pic du Midi, France

Astronomer uses telescope at Pic du Midi, France

R110/0214 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.4MB

Downloadable file size: 1.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Solar telescope. Astronomer uses a solar telescope in a dome at the Pic du Midi observatory in the Pyrenees mountains, southwest France. The observatory's high altitude (2870 metres) means that astronomical observations are affected less by atmospheric pollution and air turbulence than they would be at lower altitudes.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, observatory, optical telescope, pic du midi, pic du midi observatory, solar telescope, telescope

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.