The Keck telescope has a Ritchey-Chretien optical design. Its mount is Altazimuth. It has a height of 80.71 feet, a total weight of glass of 14.4 tons and a total moving weight of ...
The W. M. Keck Observatory is a two-telescope astronomical observatory at an
elevation of 4,145 meters (13,600 ft) near the summit of Mauna Kea in the U.S. ...
The Keck telescopes on Mauna Kea in Hawai'i, are the world's largest optical and
infrared telescopes. Keck Observatory's vision is to advance the frontiers of ...
From the summit of Hawaii's dormant Mauna Kea volcano, astronomers at the
W. M. Keck Observatory probe the local and distant Universe with unprecedented
Photo of the W.M. Keck
Observatory and the NASA Infrared Telescope
Facility with Haleakala on Maui in the distance as seen at sunset from Mauna Kea More »
A great observatory like the Keck is one of those human achievements which, like
the Large Hadron Collider, the Human Genome Project, William Shakespeare ...
Jun 28, 2014 ... The twin telescopes at the W.M. Keck Observatory are the largest optical and
infrared telescopes in the world, according to the website for the ...
Mar 15, 2013 ... In the past 20 years, the W.M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii has revealed amazing
secrets at the edge of the universe as well as in Earth's own ...
Scale model Keck Telescope. Facts about Keck Telescope.
In 1977, the University of California and the California Institute of Technology
teamed up to build a reflecting telescope that would be twice as large as the Hale