Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory
(observatory near Amado, Arizona)
The Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO)
in Chile is one of two
NOAO (National Optical Astronomy Observatory) sites,
the other being Kitt Peak National Observatory.
It hosts more than ten telescopes, including the
Víctor M. Blanco Telescope, SOAR (the Southern Astrophysical Research Telescope),
the CTIO Schmidt camera and the CTIO 1.5m telescope.
The designator CTIO has been used for observations,
particularly for a photometry study of stars in
the Local Group galaxy, NGC 6822.
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Víctor M. Blanco Telescope
Dark Energy Survey (DES)
Deep Lens Survey (DLS)
MEarth Project (MEarth)
NOAO Deep Wide-field Survey (NDWFS)
CTIO Upper-Scorpius OB Association Survey (UScoCTIO)