Giant Magellan Telescope
One of the largest telescopes in the world will allow us to see farther into the universe than ever before
- Atacama Desert, Chile
- Giant Magellan Telescope – GMTO Corporation
- Start of operations late 2020s
The Giant Magellan Telescope’s unprecedented combination of light-gathering power, efficiency and image resolution will enable us to make new discoveries across all fields of astronomy, particularly fields that require the highest spatial and spectral resolutions, like the search for habitable planets.
Full concept animation of the GMT - Courtesy of the GMTO Corporation