William Herschel Telescope detectors

William Herschel Telescope detectors

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Caption: William Herschel Telescope (WHT) detectors. The WHT is part of the Isaac Newton Group of telescopes at the Roque de Los Muchachos Observatory on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands. It is one of the largest optical telescopes in Europe. The detectors include optical CCDs, infrared arrays, image photon counting devices, photometers, and photographic plates. Photographed in 2006.

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