Convergence Over Cerro Pachón — IOTW1950

Convergence Over Cerro Pachón — IOTW1950

Jupiter, Venus and the Moon Converge over Observatories Credit: NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/AURA/Carlos Corco. Release Image Southern Astrophysical Research (SOAR) Telescope operator Carlos Corco obtained this image of the recent conjunction of Jupiter, ...
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Starry Skies at CTIO — IOTW1949

Starry Skies at CTIO — IOTW1949

Breathtaking observatory panorama showcases the Milky Way Credit: NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/CTIO/Hernan Stockebrand Release Image At the center of this image is the Victor Blanco 4-meter telescope, with the 1.5-meter (right) and 0.9-meter ...
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Mercury Transit Observed at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory — IOTW1948

Mercury Transit Observed at Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory — IOTW1948

Transit image with a twist (and a turn!) Release Images Image sequence of the Mercury transit on 11 November 2019. Credit: NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory 1200 x 872 jpg 2068 x 1502 tiff ...
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Take II on an Interstellar Comet — IOTW1947

Take II on an Interstellar Comet — IOTW1947

Gemini Observatory follows a comet from beyond Gemini North telescope image of the comet C/2019 Q4 (Comet Borisov) obtained on the night of November 11-12, 2019. The image was captured by the Gemini Multi-Object Spectrograph ...
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Starlink Satellites Imaged from CTIO — IOTW1946

Starlink Satellites Imaged from CTIO — IOTW1946

Starlink Satellites Imaged from CTIO by the DELVE Survey.Credit: NSF’s National Optical-Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory/NSF/AURA/CTIO/DELVEFull resolution TIFF | 58.8 MB | 7939x7185 Release Image Starlink Satellites Imaged from CTIO by the DELVE Survey. Credit: NSF’s ...
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