Current Location:
Shelf B7 -> Mars Speed Pack #3
Location Notes:
IDC; Mars Speed Pack #3

Mars Red Filter From Palomar Observatory

Artwork
Identifier:
2018.18.24
Artist:
Carnegie Observatories
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
1956
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 10 in Width: 13 in
Note: Frame Dimensions: 19" x 17"
Historical Context:
This photograph of Mars in red light was made on the 200-inch telescope at the Palomar Observatory north of San Diego. At the time, this telescope was the largest in the world.