Kitt Peak, Arizona
The WIYN Telescope, a 3.5-meter instrument employing many technological breakthroughs, is the newest and second largest telescope on Kitt Peak. The WIYN Observatory (pronounced "win") is owned and operated by the WIYN Consortium, which consists of the University of Wisconsin, Indiana University, Yale University, and the National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO).
|Aperture: 3.5 meters||Latitude: 31 57 N|
|First light: 1994||Longitude: 111 37 W|
|Elevation: 2100 meters|