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FAUST

(Far Ultraviolet Space Telescope)
(1990s ultraviolet space telescope used on two shuttle missions)

FAUST (for Far Ultraviolet Space Telescope) was an ultraviolet telescope flown on the Space Shuttle on two science missions: Spacelab-1 in 1983 and ATLAS-1 in 1992, successfully imaging during the second mission. It was a wide-field imager which uncovered thousands of sources.


(telescope,space,NASA,ultraviolet,past)
Further reading:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/STS-45#Mission_highlights
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/1993ApJ...415..875B/abstract
http://heasarc.nasa.gov/W3Browser/all/faust.html
https://earth.esa.int/web/eoportal/satellite-missions/s/spacelab
https://www.nasa.gov/audience/formedia/factsheet/Atlas-1_factsheet.html
WaveLFreqPhoton
Energy
  
130nm2.4PHz9.6eVbeginFAUST
180nm1.7PHz6.9eVendFAUST
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FAUSTFAUST 3725 

Referenced by pages:
ultraviolet astronomy

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