Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory

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A radio observatory at Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, founded in 1960. It is operated by the Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics. Its main instruments are a Synthesis Telescope, opened in 1972, currently consisting of seven 9-m radio dishes on a baseline 600 m long, and a 25.6-m dish opened in 1960.

http://www.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca/eng/facilities/hia/radio-astrophysical.html Official observatory website.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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