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China began to build the world’s largest telescope

China began to build the world’s largest telescope FAST

Assembly of the telescope is up in the mountains in Guizhou province in southwest China.

the world’s largest telescope FAST / news.cn

Chinese engineers started assembling the world’s largest telescope FAST, which equals 30 football pitches.

About this report RIA Novosti with linksOh, the Xinhua news Agency.

“Technology has started to build a reflector telescope with a diameter of 500 meters, which consists of 4450 panels. Each panel is an equilateral triangle, each side of which is equal to 11 meters”, — stated in the message of Agency.

Assembly of the telescope is up in the mountains in Guizhou province in southwest China.

“There are three hills, which are located within 500 metres from each other and create the perfect spot for the telescope “, — quotes Agency the chief engineer of the telescope sun Zaihua, which explained the choice of location of a device. In addition, within a radius of five kilometers from the telescope there is no city.

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