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Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) (Image 6)

Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST)


The Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) sits on the summit of the highest mountain on the island of Maui, Hawaii. It is located at the Haleakalā Observatories, along with a series of other telescopes, including PanStarrs, pictured to the right of DKIST in this image. 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 6 of 7 related images. See Image 7.]

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