Where Can I Buy Telescope In South Africa

Where Can I Buy Telescope In South Africa

A telescope is an optical instrument designed to make distant objects appear nearer, containing an arrangement of lenses, or of curved mirrors and lenses, by which rays of light are collected and focused and the resulting image magnified.

Below is Where You Can Buy Telescope In South Africa

Sky-Watcher South Africa

Address: 54 Maria St, Fontainebleau, Randburg, 2194, South Africa

Phone: +27 11 792 6034

Southern African Large Telescope

Address: Sutherland, South Africa

Phone: +27 21 447 0025

Xamidimura telescope

Address: South African Astronomical, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa

MeerLICHT Telescope

Address: Fraserburg, South Africa

South African Astronomical Observatory

Address: 1 Observatory Rd, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa

Starry Karoo Observatory

Address: KlipKraal 2, R356, Sutherland, South Africa

South African Astronomical Observatory 74-inch telescope

Address: Fraserburg, South Africa

What are the 4 South African telescopes?

South African Astronomical Observatory

SALT11m reflector
1.9m1.9m reflector
Infrared Survey Facility1.4m reflector
MONET1.2m reflector
1.0m1m reflector

How much did the South Africa large telescope cost?

Southern African Large Telescope - Wikipedia

South Africa contributed about a third of the total of US$36 million that will finance SALT for its first 10 years (US$20 million for the construction of the telescope, US$6 million for instruments, and US$10 million for operations).

What is the famous telescope in South Africa?

The Southern African Large Telescope (SALT) is the largest (11 m in diameter) single optical telescope in the southern hemisphere. The construction of SALT has been completed and It is now in its commissioning phase.