Telescope Module, Hopkins Ultraviolet Telescope

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Original 36-inch reflecting telescope that flew on the Shuttle twice as part of the ASTRO mission. It employs a medium dispersion spectrometer at a modified prime focus. It was designed to observe faint celestial objects in the ultraviolet region of the spectrum.

Created:

03/02/2017 9:38

Photographer:

Eric Long

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A20010307000-NASM2017-10013

Source:

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

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Public Domain

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