Highest observatory in world will give Tibet a better view of the galaxy

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 03:27:38 GMT
Space Daily

Lhasa, Tibet (XNA) Jun 21, 2022 Construction of the first observatory in the Tibet autonomous...

Lhasa, Tibet (XNA) Jun 21, 2022 Construction of the first observatory in the Tibet autonomous region kicked off this week, following a foundation stone-laying ceremony on Sunday for what is said to be the highest observatory in the world. Planning of the project began last March and the observatory is scheduled for completion by June 2024. It will occupy more than 11,000 square meters in Lhasa near the region's Science a