|James Clerk Maxwell
Mauna Kea, Hawaii
With a diameter of 15m the James Clerk Maxwell Telescope (JCMT) is the largest astronomical telescope in the world designed specifically to operate in the submillimeter wavelength region of the spectrum. The JCMT is used to study our Solar System, interstellar dust and gas, and distant galaxies.
|Aperture: 15 meters||Latitude: 19.822865|
|First light:||Longitude: -155.477386|
|Elevation: 4092 meters|