Wednesday, February 11, 1998
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The mount (left), for the Sloan Digital Sky Survey's 2.5-meter telescope at the Apache Point Observatory in the Sacramento Mountains of New Mexico. The telescope will achieve first light in May. The garage-like structure in the foreground rolls forward to cover the telescope when it is not in use. At right is the Sky Survey's monitor telescope.
Photo credit: Fermilab

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