VST looks at the Leo Triplet — and beyond


Related images(click to enlarge) The VST [1] is the newest addition to ESO‘s Paranal Observatory (eso1119 – http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1119/). It is a state-of-the-art 2.6-metre telescope, which is equipped with a giant 268-megapixel camera, OmegaCAM [2]. As…

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First images from the VLT survey telescope


Related images(click to enlarge) The VLT Survey Telescope (VST) is the latest telescope to be added to ESO‘s Paranal Observatory in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile. It is housed in an enclosure immediately adjacent…

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