Webcam – 26 East Radio Telescope

26 East Radio Telescope

26 East is a 26-meter diameter dish radio telescope. The focus of the  telescope is about 18 meters (60 feet) in front of the dish.  At the focus are two radio frequency feeds used to detect 2.2 GHz and 8.4 GHz signals from stars millions of light years away.

The 26-E radio telescope is located at
Latitude: 35 deg 11.978 min N
Longitude: 82 deg 52.279 min W
Altitude: 870 meters (2855 feet)