Sunday Photo: the sun behind the LST

The sun behind the LST mirror

I needed one last photo of the MAGIC telescope for my guide book update, so I went up to the observatory just before sunset. I got what I needed for the book, and I also saw the setting sun sparkling between the segments of the Large-Sized Telescope mirror.

I really hope that I’m going to finish writing the book update next week. That’ll still leave layout, proof-reading, corrections and printing, but I’m nearly there.

Posted by sheila

Sheila came to La Palma with a six month contract and has stayed 24 years so far. She used to work as a software engineer at the observatory, but now she's a writer and Starlight guide.

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