Release No.: 2011-27
For Release: Monday, October 3, 2011 - 9:00am
CfA Project Gets First Look through New ALMA Telescope
View from the center of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array at an elevation of 16,500 feet on the Chajnantor Plain in northern Chile. Each of these radio telescopes has a dish spanning nearly 40 feet across.