CHARA Array

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What is CHARA array?

The CHARA (Center for High Angular Resolution Astronomy) array is an optical interferometer, located on Mount Wilson, California. The array consists of six 1-metre (40 in) telescopes operating as an astronomical interferometer. Construction was completed in 2003. CHARA is owned by Georgia State University (GSU).

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deviceinstrumentinstrumentalityinterferometric telescopemagnifierscientific instrumenttelescope

Synonyms

CHARACHARA interferometer

Translations

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