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Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) (Image 5)

The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) at sunset


The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) at sunset on the summit of Haleakalā on Maui, Hawaii. DKIST will take its first observations in the beginning of 2020. DKIST is funded by the National Science Foundation and operated by the National Solar Observatory. (Date image taken: 2017; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: July 12, 2017) [Image 5 of 7 related images. See Image 6.]

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