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William Herschel Telescope

(WHT, Herschel Telescope)
(4.2 meter telescope in the Canary Islands)

The William Herschel Telescope (or WHT or Herschel Telescope) is a 4.2 meter Segmented Mirror Optical/Near-infrared Reflector Telescope in the Canary Islands. It came into service in 1987 and is operated by the Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes.

Instruments:

Former instrument:

The Integral Field Unit INTEGRAL is/was used on it.

Another "Herschel" is the Herschel Space Observatory.


(telescope,reflector,visible light,infrared,ground,Canary Islands)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Herschel_Telescope
http://www.ing.iac.es/Astronomy/telescopes/wht/

Referenced by:
Herschel Space Observatory
Integral Field Unit (IFU)
Integral Field Spectrograph
Ritchey-Chrétien Telescope (RCT)
WEAVE

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