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4MOST

(4-metre Multi-object Spectroscopic Telescope)
(spectrograph in development for VISTA telescope)

4MOST (for 4-metre Multi-object Spectroscopic Telescope) is a spectrograph planned for VISTA to replace its current camera. It intends to simultaneously obtain spectra for 2400 objects over a 4 square degree field. Mirror construction has begun and operation is expected in 2022.


(instrument,spectroscope,construction)
Further reading:
https://www.4most.eu/
https://ui.adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2012SPIE.8446E..0TD/abstract

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