Release Images

Release No.: 2011-03
For Release: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 12:30pm

New Telescope Exploring Solar System "Outback"

Pan-STARRS PS1 Observatory just before sunrise on Haleakala, Maui.

Rob Ratkowski

This artist's conception shows the dwarf planet Haumea, which is in the Kuiper Belt. Pan-STARRS is expected to find hundreds of new Kuiper Belt
Objects during its operational lifetime.