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Looking into the CHEOPS telescope tube

Date: 09 February 2017
Satellite: CHEOPS
Copyright: University of Bern, T. Beck

Framed by the black internal surface of the telescope tube, the face of a CHEOPS team member is reflected by the primary mirror. The back of the secondary mirror is seen at the centre of the image, held in place by the three Invar struts of its 'spider' support structure.


Last Update: 04 May 2017

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