Calar Alto

Calar Alto

(kal -ar al -toh) Mountain site in Spain of the German–Spanish Astronomical Center.
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A systematic study of data from the Calar Alto Legacy Integral Field Area (CALIFA) Survey - 600 galaxies were mapped with imagine spectroscopy at the Calar Alto Observatory in Spain - showed researchers eight new spindle galaxies, taking their total known count to 20.
5k route from Lorca to Observatorio Astronomico de Calar Alto.
One of my favorite was taken by Vicent Peris at the Calar Alto Observatory in Spain--it looks like the cover of a sci-fi novel, but it's real.
3 ( ANI ): Researchers have identified and classified more than half a million galaxies, after seven years of close observation of the universe from the Observatory of Calar Alto (CAHA, Almeria) and a technique that is able to break the stars' energy in their colors through astronomical filters.
CYCLING: TOUR OF SPAIN: The 12th stage from Almeria to Calar Alto (British Eurosport, 11.
The National University of Distance Education, the Astrobiology Center (CSIC-INTA), the University of Cadiz, and the German-Spanish Calar Alto Observatory participated in the research too.
2-meter telescope at the Calar Alto Observatory in Spain.
The data, confirmed with near-infrared imaging from Calar Alto Observatory in Spain, revealed not one but two of what would potentially prove to be the faintest and coolest brown dwarfs ever observed.
0 Schmidt Fork equatorial Calar Alto, Spain 37[degrees] 13' N 2[degrees] 2,168 m 33' W The Calar Alto Observatory Schmidt has been in its present location since 1980.
The astrophysicists are Joao Alves, director of the Calar Alto Observatory in Almeria, and his colleague Andreas Burkert, from the German observatory in the University of Munich.
5-m reflector at Calar Alto Observatory is operated by the German-Spanish Astronomical Center.
Dirk Froebrich, a lecturer at the University of Kent, later used archival images from the Calar Alto Observatory in Spain to measure the speeds and directions of a large number of jets by comparing them with their positions in the new images.