China’s new wide-field telescope observes the Andromeda galaxy | Albiseyler

a bright, gaseous galaxy in space

China has a new wide-angle telescope in operation.

The Wide Field Survey Telescope (WFST), which measures 2.5 meters in diameter and is located in the mountains of northwest China’s Qinghai province, was commissioned on Sunday (September 17). And in its debut image, the device provided a stunning high-resolution wide-angle portrait of our neighboring galaxy, Andromeda.

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