Short Description:

OmegaCAM is a 1 square degree wide field optical 16K x 16K CCD camera  mounted on the VLT Survey Telescope (VST) on PARANAL

Project Type:

Instrumentation for ground-based Telescope

MPE Involvement:

In connection with the Munich University Observatory (Universitätssternwarte München; USM).


OmegaCAM has been commissioned Summer 2011 and has started operations mid-Oct 2011.

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