Showing how the mechanism is suspended in the middle of the parabolic reflector. Arecibo Observatory.

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Jose A. Duran on August 18, 2011

Saludos Roberto, muy buenas fotos. Creo que de esta estación se transmite a todas las computadoras asociadas al programa SETI, (Search for extraterrestrial intelligence) toda la información recibida del espacio.

Robert Lam on August 18, 2011

Gracias Duran, aqui se hizo una pelicula de 007, es el Observatorio Radiotescopico mas grande del Mundo. Dejame entrar a un sitio web que pueda monotorearlo, no lo sabia. Saludos aqui en Panoramio.

NaturalRectangle on December 24, 2011

You can see the catwalk, a walkway suspended hundreds of feet above the reflector.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 17, 2011
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    by Robert Lam
    • Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
    • Taken on 2011/07/16 11:25:00
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 23.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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