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26 West Radio Telescope

26 West 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 telescope is located at:
Latitude: 35 deg 11.932 min N
Longitude: 82 deg 52.523 min W
Altitude: 868 meters (2847 feet)