The dome of the Isaac Newton telescope, La Palma

The dome of the Isaac Newton telescope, La Palma

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Caption: Evening view of the dome of the 2.5 metre (100- inch) Isaac Newton Telescope at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory on La Palma, in the Canary Islands. Originally commissioned in 1967 & located at the Royal Greenwich Observatory at Herstmonceux in Sussex, England, the instrument was moved to La Palma in 1984. The observatory is located at an altitude of 2400 metres (8000 feet).

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Keywords: astronomy, astrophysics, isaac newton telescope, la palma observatory, optical telescope, roque de los muchachos

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