VLT (AW80T webcast)

This webcast, featuring the Very Large Telescope, is a recording of part of the live 24-hour webcast "Around the World in 80 Telescopes", which was part of the "100 Hours of Astronomy" project for the International Year of Astronomy 2009. It was webcast live on 04 April 2009 at 02:20 (Universal Time). Other than the webcasts, the rest of this IYA2009 Cornerstone Project is no longer available for viewing. However, the global astronomy community Astronomers Without Borders, which was responsible for the coordination of the project, continues some of the work.

This clip may only be used for news coverage and other movie/television productions about the "100 Hours of Astronomy" and The International Year of Astronomy 2009.


ESO/100 Hours of Astronomy/IYA2009

About the Video

Release date:4 December 2009, 00:17
Duration:22 m 30 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object



Large QT
319.0 MB


Video Podcast
211.5 MB
Medium MPEG-1
600.4 MB
Medium Flash
229.2 MB


Small Flash
97.7 MB
Small QT
72.6 MB

For Broadcasters