MeerKAT Radio Telescope Gallery

The South African MeerKAT radio telescope is a precursor to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope and will be integrated into the mid-frequency component of SKA Phase 1.

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Please credit “South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO)”.

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Last Updated on March 21, 2024

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