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Ooty Radio Telescope

(cylindrical radio telescope in India)

The Ooty Radio Telescope (ORT) is a radio telescope near Ooty in southern India that went into service in 1970. It senses a band centered on 326.5MHz. It is a tiltable cylindrical telescope 530 meters long and 30 meters across. It has an equatorial mount by being stretched down an 11 degree slope.

918mm326.5MHz1.4μeVOoty Radio Telescope